The Rocket Ron keeps it simple. Optimized for speed above all else with widely spaced knobs that roll fast and also do a great job shedding mud. Great cornering traction and an economical price. 55 max PSI. Folding bead. All Black.
- 26x2.10 (54-559 ISO; 480g)
- 26 x 2.25" (57-559 ISO; 510g)
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Sweet all-around xc racing tire!
3 of 3 customers found this review helpful.
I have the 26x2.25 Performance version - not EVO - mine weighs 500grams. My new favorite tire for the front on my XC race bike-light weight but still has a nice durable sidewall - much tougher than the EVO sidewall. My favorite part is that it has sweet aggressive grip for a variety of conditions-does espicially well in loose over hardpack, but it doesn't seem to have bad rolling resistance - at least on the front.
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