Trail Kings rule over sketchy terrain and enduro courses. Multitudinous knobs and a 3-ply carcass lend stability and grip on the difficult sections. It excels on all-mountain and enduro bikes with more than 140mm of travel.
- Designed for enduro, trail or park riding.
- 3-ply carcass offers plenty of clearance against punctures.
- Widely spaced lugs dig in on loose terrain.
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.