WTB is coining the Sendero TCS 650B x 47mm Gravel Tire as the first Road Plus tire, designed with mountain bike traction and drop bar efficiency in mind. Dual compound rubber and ramped center knobs minimize rolling resistance while substantially spaced outer knobs ensure footing in loose terrain.
Features & Specs:
- Aggressive tread pattern
- Corner-friendly rounded profile with vertical channels
- TCS (Tubeless Compatible System) casing
- High volume Road Plus
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All the traction you could need
Fort Collins, CO
3 of 3 customers found this review helpful.
Gave them 4 stars just because they're a very niche tire, not something I'd roll all the time. That said, they've been my go-to gravel tire all winter. Plenty of traction on snowy, muddy, looser conditions. My experience with WTB tires in general has been great. Maybe a little difficult to set up, but once on the rim I really liked them (I've run Horizon in the past and currently keep a set of Byway's mounted during summer). The Sendero isn't something I'd run all the time, like I said above, but when traction is the goal, this one provides plenty. Considering their intended use, I wouldn't grade them down for rolling resistance as they are most likely to be plowing through snow or mud or other terrain that provides far more resistance than the tire/tread. If that's a concern for you, I'd probably look at something more like the Raddler/Riddler.
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