Choosing the right tires for your motorcycle determines how your bike handles. This simple but crucial task is dependent on how you ride, where you ride, and above all, safety. It is more than just wanting black rubber hoops. Depending on your interests, all important information is written on the tire sidewall in alphanumerical or metric form.
If you’re lucky to enjoy the delivery of your new shiny ‘soulmate’, take note that the factory OEM fitment tires will need replacement sooner rather than later. Unlike other OEM motorcycle parts, the quality of factory tires is nowhere near the aftermarket tires’ even if the badge is exactly the same. This is because manufacturers can and will try and save money anywhere they can, tires being first on the radar.
Are you doing on your first hunt for quality tires? Here is what you should consider:
- Tread and pattern
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