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Michelin  Protek Max 26" Tire
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Protek Max 26" Tire

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Your Everyday City Tire

The Protek Max Tire feature Michelin's Protek tread pattern along with a super durable 5mm puncture protection layer to ward off punctures. This everyday tire for city riding is 26 inches with a tire width of 1.4" (35mm) or 1.9" (47mm).

The fast-rolling tread pattern features a 3D cut tread pattern for optimum grip, and reflective sidewalls increase visibility for safety.


  • 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
  • Meets E-Bike safety standards
  • Wire bead
  • Available in two widths 1.4 inches and 1.9 inches

B-Stock - This product has one or more B-Stock units available. These units can be purchased at a discount (see option select). B-Stock units were returned from other customers and may have missing or damaged packaging materials. These units are otherwise as new. The full manufacturer warranty applies. Click Here for more information.

The product weight specified is an approximate weight based on the manufacturer's specifications (if available) or our measurement of one or two examples. For most products, the weight will typically vary by 5% to 10%.


Tire Type: Clincher-WireBead 


Threads Per Inch: 60 


Wheel Size: 26" (ISO 559) 

26 x 1.4 - Reflective

Weight: 750 grams

Tire Width: 35mm (1.4in) 

Mfg PartNum: 66160 

26 x 1.85 - Reflective

Weight: 1235 grams

Mfg PartNum: 99473 

Tire Width: 47mm (1.9in) 

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This Michelin is a quality tire
by Steve K
Cycling Enthusiast
East Bay *East of SF)

I bought the neon blue sidewall Michelin tires. They help make my matte black bike visible. My bike is a lightweight fixxie turned single speed.

These Michelins are quite light and have low roll resistance, set at 100 psi. I have ridden about 100 miles with no issues. I ride the Iron Horse Trail in the SF East Bay. It is a flat, asphalt trail with few hills.

One note: The tubes that were on the previous bike were too big to fit into the tires even though the tubes were rated for the tire size (25 mm). Had to buy new tubes. (It could have been the old tubes were rated for larger tires even though they fit in my old, cheap 23 mm tires).

Reviewed 8/2/2021
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New customer, couldn't be happier
by G. Smith
Cycling Enthusiast
North Texas

I needed new tires and the brand the bike had were no longer available. The Michelin Protek Max were the best match I could find. They worked out perfect, I could not be happier. They are very quiet and run very true.

I got them a lot quicker than promised, and because I was a new customer I got an additional discount.

Great service.

Reviewed 7/29/2021
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