Challenge Tires Reviews and News


In the Queue: What’s new in the RoadBikeReview test bin

This week’s sneak peek at the RoadBikeReview test queue centers on the Van Dessel Full Tilt Boogie, the final entrant in our ongoing Cyclocross Race Bike Shootout series. We’ll also preview its top shelf build kit from SRAM, Zipp, Challenge and fi’zi:k.

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Hot Wheels: 6 new road wheels that reveal top trends

Three words sum up the current direction of road bike wheel technology: wide, tubeless, disc. Nearly every wheel maker is showing off new wares that piggyback the growing trend toward disc-equipped go-anywhere road bikes.

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Seven road (and off-road) tires spotted at Sea Otter

The definition of what road bikes are capable of is rapidly changing, and that means tire changes, too.

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Daily coverage from the 2014 Sea Otter Classic Day 4

Welcome to Day 4 of RoadBikeReview’s daily coverage of the 2014 Sea Otter Classic. We’ll be continually updating this page with photos and beta on all the latest in road bike technology.

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Challenge unveils Grifo Race clincher, hints at new gravel and fat bike tires, colors

Take a look at some of the new production and prototype tires developed by Challenge Tires.

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Sneak Peek: Challenge Chicane Tubular Tires

The Chicane is designed to be a “no-compromises tread pattern, which inspires confidence in loose corners but accelerates rapidly in straightaways.

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Challenge Tires New Team Edition Cotton Cyclocross Tubulars

Previously, you had to be a top pro to ride Challenge Tire’s best handmade tubular tires. But Challenge has just announced that their Limus and Grifo Team Edition tires are now available to all cross riders and racers.

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Challenge Tires Announces Sponsored Teams And Athletes

Challenge Tires, a worldwide leader in handmade tubulars and open tubulars for the demanding pro and amateur cyclists, is pleased to announce the road teams and triathletes that will be sponsored in 2012. A mainstream in the cyclocross world, Challenge Tires is looking forwards to working with talented road racers and triathletes this season. “I […]

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Sea Otter Classic 2011 – Challenge Switching to 300tpi Tire Casings

Challenge showed off some new cyclocross tires due out in mid-June, at their Sea Otter Classic tent. They’re switching to a 300tpi casing across the entire tubular lineup. Making the transition to the entire lineup allows Challenge to offer their customers the new casing in several depths and patterns. Challenge will also be taking the […]

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