At a time when mountain bike tires were unquestionably gum walled, the VelociRaptors came out in black and haven't looked back ever since. They changed the game in 1994 with a steering specific front and a rear that could really dig. The VelociRaptors continue to be popular because to put it simply...they just work. Try riding one of the most classic combos of all time.
Usage: XC / Trail
Conditions: Dry to Wet / Hardpack to Mud
- Comp Tube-Type: 829g, DNA compound
Ideally suited to hardpack trails and city riding, Michelin's Country Rock offers excellent cornering grip and low-rolling resistance. The long-lasting carbon rubber compound provides extra longevity for hassle-free use.
Surly's Nate Tire is a hard-charging, grippy tire designed to rally over, through and around all kinds of conditions. Large and aggressive, the tire features lots of knobs that wrap around the side of the tire for added traction, and wide spacing to shred whatever it is you're riding through.
Welcome to the world of high-performance commuter tires. 216 studs are carefully positioned across the casing profile to yield a level of confidence and safety never before seen in a commuter tire. Siped tread lugs and oval-shaped stud groupings provide exceptional cornering, braking and acceleration traction. Run the Gravdal at minimum pressure for unmatched traction performance, and maximum pressure for a quieter and faster ride on clean roads. Works great with linear-pull and canti-lever brakes.
Get rowdy, rubber-side-down on Vittoria's Saguaro tires. Their multi-height lugs love hardpack and rocks, but moonlight in loose and sandy, too, all while keeping rolling resistance low. These tires' versatility will keep you in control all the way up and down the mountain.
T-Serv is a great performance tire for urban city use, incorporating ZSG Natural Compound, 400D Lite Extra Cord, and ProTite technologies. Hands down, T-Serv is the best urban strength-to-weight-ratio tire on the market today. A series renewal offering the same basic performance with enhanced puncture resistance.
- Urban/Commuter tire
- Aramid (Kevlar) folding bead
- 700 x 35c and Black with Black sidewall
- Weighing 440 grams
- Max 90 PSI
Pasela is Panaracer's standard all around touring or urban commuting tire. Its comprehensive size range ensures that you can find a Pasela for most any usage. Ride it and trust it.
- Urban/Commuter tire
- Steel (Wire) bead
- 65-100 PSI
Fast, safe and comfortable – guaranteed! The Contact is the jack-of-all-trades amongst city and trekking tires. Its tread design is based upon the principles of bionics. A uniform center tread/belt assembly ensures a smooth and speedy ride on the road. Flexible shoulder lugs and fine sipes guarantee grip in curves and on loose surfaces. The overall tire construction rounds off the overall high quality. The ultra fine carcass fabric reduces the rolling resistance while providing a noticeably more comfortable ride.
Reflective Sidewall: REFLEX is 3M reflective is commonly known to be one of the most highly reflective material options. A thin, silver light-reflecting strip on both sidewalls that adds visibility and safety to Continental's city / commuter / urban tires.
Special compound and tread pattern and our strongest casing are designed expressly to disperse heat and reduce noise generated by home trainer use.
- Ideal for rollers or turbo trainer
- Also available for 26 inch MTB wheel size
Continental's Mountain King is a hero on the mountain, and may just be the perfect trail companion.
- Sure riding in hilly terrain and also optimal for the touring mountain bike
- Superior grip from its continuous central tread and its grippy outer lugs
- The perfect companion for exploring the trails
- You're protected with excellent puncture resistance thanks to a continuous ProTection TubelessReady insert from end to end.
- The unique tread rubber mixture which is only produced in Continental's German factory has revolutionized bicycle tires.
- BlackChili Compound improves rolling resistance by 26% and provides 30% more grip than activated silica compounds.
- Premium tires with BlackChili Compound also deliver higher mileage and, unlike many multi-compounds, provide a constant ride from the first to the last mile.
Specifically designed for electric bikes — a reliable companion throughout the cold months
- Grippy ribbed tread design based on Continental's
know-how as a leading manufacturer of winter tires for cars
- Excellent puncture protection thanks to Vectran puncture protection insert
- Special winter tire compound for grip on snowed-covered roads and on wet and slippery surfaces
Cruise in style with Schwalbe's Fat Frank. Their wide, round Balloonbike profile provides natural cushy suspension, and it rolls easily thanks to the smooth tread. It's also available in three colors to add panache to your cruiser.
- 890 grams (29 x 2.0)
- 975 grams (26 x 2.35)
The Pasela ProTire is available in a wide range of sizes. It incorporates ProTite technology for puncture protection and has two excellent all around tread patterns. A series renewal offering the same basic performance with enhanced puncture resistances.
- Urban/Commuter tire
- Aramid (Kevlar) folding bead
- 40-90 PSI
Michelin's Country Dry2 offers excellent cornering grip and low-rolling resistance in hardpack conditions. The long-lasting rubber compound provides extra longevity for hassle-free use. Plus, the dry terrain tread design provides a wide footprint for added stability.
The MICHELIN Protek Max provides excellent grip on wet and slippery surfaces thanks to its rubber compound and progressive siping with more grooves on the shoulders. Protek Max tires feature MICHELIN's Protek tread design, with a uniform center pattern, that provides improved comfort and performance. A super-durable 5mm puncture protection layer helps to ward off punctures.
- Smooth, siped tread rolls fast and grips the road well in wet conditions
- 5mm puncture protection ply underneath tread
- Reflective strip on sidewalls to provide added low light visibility
- Long wearing tread compound
26 x 1.4 (750g)
26 x 1.85 (1235g)
700 x 28c (725g)
700 X 32c (740g)
700 x 35c (850g)
700 x 38c (950g)
The FireXCPro offers excellent traction and cornering in just about any terrain without the penalty of high rolling resistance or soft faster-wearing tread compounds. ASB-anti snake bite protects from pinch flats and Multi-Step knobs makes it grab.
- A mix of 2, 3, and 5mm center knobs, tall cornering knobs, color stripe on sidewall made of Silica compound for added durability
- Zero Slip Grip Natural tread compound integrates more natural rubber to decrease rolling resistance and increase tread wear life
- ISO Diameter: 559 / 26" mtn
- ISO Width (mm): 52 mm
- Tire Bead: Steel
- Tire Type: Clincher
- TPI: 27
- PSI: 35-58
The MICHELIN Force XC tire, developed with Team BH (2016 UCI World Cup Champions), provides for improved grip, performance, and puncture resistance thanks to its mix of three rubbers. Thanks to its Cross Shield Technology, it's lighter, stronger, and longer-lasting. This lightweight and durable tire is made with a 3x110 TPI carcass and reinforced, high-density casing.
- Tubeless Compatible
- Tire Bead: Folding
26 x 2.10 (580g)
27.5 x 2.10 (600g)
27.5 x 2.25 (640g)
29 x 2.10 (630g)
29 x 2.25 (670g)
Michelin's Country Mud is a super versatile MTB tire. Tough enough for loose and rocky trails, it offers astonishing grip in slippery, wet conditions when traction is at a premium. The Country Mud features exceptional durability so you can enjoy this tire for many a ride.
Don't let terrain tell you what to do. Fit your rims with MICHELIN's Protek Cross tires and you'll be equipped for any terrain and any weather condition. 3D cutting of the tread pattern creates excellent grip in all circumstances. If you're into the idea of maximum control, easy rolling, and superb handling no matter what the weather, the Protek Cross will be right up your alley, street, dirt path, and more.
26 x 1.60 (765g)
26 x 1.85 (920g)
700 x 35c (740g)
700 x 40c (840g)
Thanks to its Trail Shield Technology, a strong and resilient mix of a 3x60 TPI carcass, and a reinforced, high-density casing, the MICHELIN Force AM tire is extra tough and durable and therefore perfect for trail and All Mountain riding.
- Offers improved grip and propulsion as well as excellent braking thanks to its mix of three rubbers.
- Tubeless Compatible
- Tire Bead: Folding
The Slick is the tire for those year-round, all-weather commuters. The Slick utilizes a smooth center for rolling efficiency and deep outer grooves for enhanced control in wet conditions.
- Usage: Trekking / Comfort
- Conditions: Dry to Wet / Pavement
- Compound: Distance
- Casing: Durable
- Bead: Wire
- 26": 540g
- 29": 979g
- 700c: 505g
The All Terrain is always up for adventure. From long-distance touring to light-duty offroading, this tire offers impeccable handling that won't let you down.
Usage: Trekking / Comfort
Conditions: Dry to Damp / Pavement to Hardpack
26" Comp - Tube Type: 635g
32c Comp - Tube Type: 455g
37c Comp - Tube Type: 540g
The Schwalbe Durano Performance Line Tire is a true mile eater. This popular option sports a few outstanding qualities: extremely high mileage construction, dual compound for best grip - even training on wet winter roads. It has has a proven RaceGuard protection belt for extra security out on the road.
Schwalbe's Marathon Plus is legendary for durability and protection. Their nearly impenetrable 5mm-thick SmartGuard layer almost eliminates flats over the course of the tire's excellent, long life. Whether you're setting out on a cross-country bike tour, cruising on a tandem, or just want peace of mind during your daily commute, the Marathon Supreme is in it for the long haul.
Tight enough tread spacing for high speed, drag-free onslaughts, yet blocky and tall enough to really dig in when it comes time to slam on the brakes. A rounded profile and staggered, supportive side knobs keep clamoring for traction even as the trail loses its camber. Most often used as a rear tire, the Trail Boss also keeps the front in check on hardpack trails. Want to go out and own it? Be the Trail Boss.
Usage: XC / Trail / All Mountain
Conditions: Dry to Damp / Hardpack to Loam
- 26 x 2.25 TCS Light/Fast Rolling: 700g, Dual DNA compound
- 26 x 2.25 TCS Tough/Fast Rolling: 900g, Dual DNA compound
- 26 x 2.25 Comp Tube-Type: 900g, DNA compound
A robust tire with a modern look for city riding
- Solid tires for town and city bikes also suitable for tarmac and gravel paths
- Good traction from its large contact patch with the terrain
- High reliability, best quality: gets you to where you want to go on time!
Born out of a need for unwavering traction in every corner of the world, the Vigilante is WTB's premier aggressive trail and enduro tire. The square-lugged, open-tread pattern offers stability through wet or dry, while the prominent outer knobs grip at lean angles like nobody’s business. Ample spacing ensures it flings mud, while also allowing the knobs to bite into loose, chunky terrain.
- Usage: All Mountain / Enduro
- Conditions: Wet to Dry / Loose, Rocky, Mud
- TCS Light: 786g
- Comp: 893g
Michelin's Country A/T offers excellent cornering grip and low-rolling resistance. The long-lasting rubber compound provides extra longevity for hassle-free use. Plus, the raised shoulder design provides a wide footprint for added stability.