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  1. Wheels and Tires
    Basically after pumping the tubes and I press the tire with my thumb, I could feel some parts of the tire are hard and some parts are soft, there is a noticeable distinction between the feelings, is this normal? and how should I fix it? all tubes are new. and this happened to both tires.
  2. Gravel Bikes
    Like a file tread on steroids, the Tenaci flies on hard packed dirt, while the tiny cornering knobs are just enough to maintain traction. What is it The Tenaci is Ere's gravel racing, performance, and adventure tire, and has a fast rolling center line and grippy side knobs when you need them...
  3. General Cycling Discussion
    Meet the newest addition to the ever-expanding Pirelli bicycle tire line-up, the Cinturato Velo. The tire making giant's first tubeless ready offering, the Cinturato Velo is designed to deliver enhanced puncture protection in any condition and on any road surface thanks to the two rubber coated...
  4. General Cycling Discussion
    WTB says the Horizon tire measures the same overall diameter as a 700x30mm road tire. WTB is set to unveil a new 650b endurance road/gravel tire dubbed the Horizon 650x47c Road Plus TCS [tubeless compatible system]. The new rubber will make its official coming out on bikes from Hunter and...
  5. Wheels and Tires
    If claims are true, this new race-ready tire will save riders 10 watts at 35kph for 40km (click to enlarge). Photo courtesy Michelin/Brian Hodes Full disclosure: Two rides on a tire (here and here) does not a full test make. But being that RoadBikeReview was one of just three cycling media...
  6. General Cycling Discussion
    Tubeless-ready tire resists puncture thanks to Synthesis technology, a specially woven lightweight tissue located on the sidewall (click to enlarge). Once a little known overseas brand, Vee Tire is making serious waves in the U.S. with both road and MTB offerings. The updated Apache Chief that...
  7. General Cycling Discussion
    Different tires are better for certain applications depending on the specific qualities of the tire and the concerns of the rider (click to enlarge). Photo courtesy of Art's Cyclery Editors Note: This article was written by Art's Cyclery web content editor Jerald Westendorf. The original post...
  8. General Cycling Discussion
    Careful, things can get a little chilly when using a CO2 cartridge inflation device (click to enlarge). There's nothing wrong with the traditional frame pump, but in terms of saving weight (not to mention time) the CO2 cartridge inflator is a superior option when it comes to fixing mid-ride...
  9. Cyclocross
    We needed a compressor during initial tubeless set-up, but have had nary a burp or flat since. Editor's Note: This article is part of our Cyclocross Race Bike Shootout series, which also includes reviews of top competition steeds from Trek, Jamis, Specialized, and Van Dessel, as well as SRAM...
  10. Components, Wrenching
    Three words sum up the current direction of road bike wheel technology: wide, tubeless, disc. Indeed, nearly every wheel maker showing off new wares during the recently wrapped up trade show season was ticking at least two of these boxes, aiming to capitalize on the growing trend toward...
  11. General Cycling Discussion
    <a href="https://www.roadbikereview.com/reviews/?attachment_id=56442" rel="attachment wp-att-56442"> Add Michelin to the growing number of companies offering gravel road riding specific product. The giant tire maker has rolled out a beefier 28c version of its popular PRO4 Endurance tire to go...
  12. General Cycling Discussion
    The definition of what road bikes are capable of is rapidly changing, and that means tire changes, too Panaracer Gravel King: $50 New from Panaracer, the Gravel King is a reasonably-priced all-around tire that's available in 23mm, 25mm and 28mm (270 grams). The tire utilizes a special cord...
  13. General Cycling Discussion
    httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Fgd8rjSQ0A Kenda Tire Road and Cyclocross Marketing Manager Ben Anderson is on deck with RBR to talk about two new tires from the crew. On the road line, Kenda is introducing the Kountach Endurance. This performance-oriented tire follows up on the Criterium...
  14. Cyclocross
    Challenge Tires showed off this huge, 36mm, Chicane-like gravel prototype tire at Frostbike 2014. © Cyclocross Magazine Editor's Note: This article is from our mud-loving friends at Cyclocross Magazine and originally appeared on cxmagazine.com. Visit them for your daily cyclocross fix. You...
  15. Cyclocross
    Clement has plenty of gravel tire options, with the X'Plore MSO and USH tires joining the LAS as good dirt road and gravel tires. © Cyclocross Magazine Editor's Note: This article is from our mud-loving friends at Cyclocross Magazine and originally appeared on cxmagazine.com. Visit them for...
  16. Cyclocross
    Michelin Hi-Lite Cross 700x28c cyclocross clincher. © Cyclocross Magazine Editor's Note: This article is from our mud-loving friends at Cyclocross Magazine and originally appeared on cxmagazine.com. Visit them for your daily cyclocross fix. This holiday season we've got a lot to be thankful...
  17. Cyclocross
    Helen Wyman helped design Challenge's latest tire, the Chicane. © Cyclocross Magazine Editor's Note: This article is from our mud-loving friends at Cyclocross Magazine and originally appeared on cxmagazine.com. It was written by passionate cyclocross racer Molly Hurford. Visit them for your...
  18. Cyclocross
    Kenda's new Kommando X Pro tubeless-ready cyclocross tire adds taller knobs and a 33mm width to meet the needs of UCI racing. © Clifford Lee / Cyclocross Magazine Editor's Note: This article is from our mud-loving friends at Cyclocross Magazine and originally appeared on cxmagazine.com. Visit...
  19. Cyclocross
    WTB Cross Wolf TCS tubeless cyclocross tire and ChrisCross rim. © Clifford Lee / Cyclocross Magazine Editor's Note: This article is from our mud-loving friends at Cyclocross Magazine and originally appeared on cxmagazine.com. It was written by Clifford Lee and Cyclocross Magazine founder...
  20. General Cycling Discussion
    Tire maker Continental debuted a bevy of new road tires-including colorful and budget-minded options-as well as some re-sized versions of their top mountain bike meats at Interbike's Outdoor Demo just east of Las Vegas. Tires are great and all, but we were stoked to see Conti tech rep and...
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