Tag: gravel tires
Gravel Grinder News: WTB & Pirelli Tires, Wolf Tooth, Mosaic Cycles
Gravel Grinder News comes at you today loaded with news from tires to tools and bikes.
Ritchey Design 700 X 40mm Speedmax WCS Tires: Checkpoint
I found the Speedmax to be stable on loose gravel, and capable in a bikepacking situation on deeper gravel as well.
Goodyear County Tires: At The Finish
The County is the tire one should look to for mostly paved riding or where the unpaved roads are typically harder, smoother, and not covered in deep crushed rock.
Ritchey Design 700 X 40mm Speedmax WCS Tires: Getting Rolling
The Ritchey Speedmax WCS 700 X 40mm tires have an iconic look, an aggressive looking tread pattern, and seem pretty stout with their Stronghold casing.
Goodyear County Tires: Checkpoint
In this post, I want to get to what I found out about the County tires on gravel, how they rolled on pavement, and anything else noteworthy.
American Classic Kimberlite 700 X 40mm Tires: Getting Rolling
The Kimberlite is a tire that American Classic says is meant for pavement and mixed-surface rides. However; here at Riding Gravel’s home, we have found that a minimal amount of tread works fine on deeper, loose gravel.
Goodyear County Tires: Getting Rolling
Okay, so we have a tire from a brand you know well, but not for bicycle tires. It looks a heck of a lot like a competitor’s tire, which we just so happen to have, and so we will be comparing the two.
Kenda Alluvium Pro Tires: At The Finish
But I really would like to try these with a good sprinkling of ‘pixie dust’ on them. A dust that would allow the tire to give me a more compliant ride across all conditions.
WTB Vulpine Tires: Checkpoint
Oddly, the Vulpine isn’t as fast a rolling tire on gravel which is loose, chunky, and deep as other tires with similar width. However; once you get out of situations where the terrain is loose and deep, the Vulpine begins to show up as a fast, controllable tire.
WTB Vulpine Tires: Getting Rolling
What we have here is a new tire from WTB with an old name that has a new mission: Be fast on gravel.