Tires

WTB Trail Boss Tire

WTB Trail Boss Tire

The WTB Trail Boss is one of the best tires we’ve tested for all-around trail bike duties.

WTB Vigilante Tire

WTB Vigilante Tire

We’ve now tested the WTB Vigilante with reinforced “AM” casing. How does it compare to the lighter, standard version?

45NRTH Nicotine Tire

45NRTH Nicotine Tire

If you want a 29er tire that puts a premium on traction and will go around a corner as fast as you want it to, the 45NRTH Nicotine is a great option.

Bontrager G5

Bontrager G5

The Bontrager G5 brakes like a champ, excels at cornering, and is simply one of the best DH tires on the market.

WTB WeirWolf AM TCS 2.3

WTB WeirWolf AM TCS 2.3

The WTB WeirWolf 2.3 AM TCS is a sleeper in the AM genre, and it’s definitely worth a look for its balance of speed, traction, and value. Plus it has ziggurats. Bet your lame tire doesn’t have ziggurats….

Maxxis Minion DHR2

Maxxis Minion DHR2

The new Minion DHR2 is, without a doubt, the best braking “general tread” DH tire Maxxis has ever made.

2011 Panaracer CG XC; CG SC AM; CG AC AM; CG 4X AM

2011 Panaracer CG XC; CG SC AM; CG AC AM; CG 4X AM

Tires—’tis the season. In case you missed it, here’s a breakdown of all of the Cedric Garcia Panaracer Pro Model tires: XC, SoftCondition, AllCondition, and 4X / AM.

Maxxis High Roller 2

Maxxis High Roller 2

Whether you ride DH, XC, or a unicycle, if you think tires are all sorta the same, you need to read this review. (Besides, it might just be the best tire review ever written….)

2nd Look: Kenda BBG 2.35

2nd Look: Kenda BBG 2.35

One self-described “Maxxis whore” describes the Kenda BBG as “one of the best—if not THE best—all around dry conditions tires I’ve ever ridden.”

Continental Rain King 2.5 & Continental Der Kaiser 2.5

Continental Rain King 2.5 & Continental Der Kaiser 2.5

Two of the best tires on the market, reviewed in one place.

Kenda Slant Six 2.35 tire

Kenda Slant Six 2.35 tire

The Kenda Slant Six 2.35 is an excellent choice for hardpack to intermediate XC terrain.

Kenda BBG 2.35 Dual Compound tire

Kenda BBG 2.35 Dual Compound tire

Meet the Kenda BBG, perhaps the single best trail bike tire currently on the market.