Compact, highly elastic rubber makes this tire extremely resistant to punctures from glass, thorns, or other debris, yet it still rolls smoothly and steers lightly.
- Plus Breaker layer adds puncture protection.
- Reflex sidewall.
|Ideal for||Cycle touring|
The bead holds the tire onto the rim. Beads may be hoops of wire, or made of a flexible material which allows them to be folded compactly. Folding tires are easier to store or pack on trips.
Threads per inch. Tires with a higher TPI tend to be more supple and lighter, with less rolling resistance, but are less durable.