For safer travel on icy winter roads, the spikes on the Winter Tire bite even in tight bends and under aggressive braking. the result, you stay in control. The spikes work best on ice when running at minimum pressure. At maximum pressure the tires can be ridden on ice-free roads with minimal road noise.
- RaceGuard puncture protection uses a synthesis of India rubber and several layers of nylon fabric for protection against punctures with minimal increase in weight and rolling resistance.
- Spikes have a tungsten carbide core for durability.
- To ensure that spikes are permanently fixed, tires should be run in for about 40km on asphalt while avoiding any fast acceleration or heavy braking.
|Ideal for||Mountain biking|
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.
|Tire size||26 x 1.75in.|
Inflating your tires over the recommended PSI (pounds per square inch) could cause your tube and/or tire to rupture.
ISO/ETRTO universal tire sizing system number for matching the correct tire to the rim.
Threads per inch. Tires with a higher TPI tend to be more supple and lighter, with less rolling resistance, but are less durable.