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  1. General Cycling Discussion
    The definition of what a road bike is capable of has greatly expended in recent years. WTB recently rolled out a pair of new Road Plus tires, the Venture and Sendero. Both are essentially mountain bike tires in a drop bar size. Two rows of outer knobs provide additional cornering confidence...
  2. Gravel Bikes
    The Resolute is a voluminous tire that will fit most modern gravel and cyclocross bikes. What is it WTB's Resolute was conceived to conquer gravel terrain, giving the rider a luxurious ride experience. Can there be a fast rolling, supple, eye-catching tire that also puts up with the rigors of...
  3. General Cycling Discussion
    The Resolute 42 is designed to get it done in any condition. Photo by Abner Kingman Gravel tires have to do it all, from punching through slop to rolling fast. To help craft the ultimate all weather tire, WTB has paired small tightly spaced square knobs through the center patch, with offset...
  4. General Cycling Discussion
    WTB claims their 650x47C road plus tires have the same overall dimensions as a 700x23-30c road tire. Last year, WTB introduced Road Plus tires. The concept borrows liberally from the mountain bike world, where large volume tires are now all the rage. The idea is simple, a large volume road...
  5. General Cycling Discussion
    With a tire like this, you can enjoy big days with few boundaries. Enjoy taking the road less traveled? So do the folks at WTB. That's why their Exposure tires are designed to tackle any surface. At the tire's center is a slick patch that delivers minimal rolling resistance. As the tread...
  6. Gravel Bikes
    RoadBikeReview tested 23 gravel road tires to find out which were the best for tackling the road less traveled. Over the course of a year, RoadBikeReview tested 23 different tubeless gravel tire models. We assigned each a Road to Rowdiness (or R2R) rating to help you decide how appropriate a...
  7. Gravel Bikes
    As with mountain bike tires, gravel tires are made for different conditions, different surfaces, and for different preferences (click to enlarge). When I pitched the idea of testing tubeless-ready gravel tires I didn't realize there were so many options on the market. I was aware of several...
  8. Gravel Bikes
    WTB's TCS Light and Fast casing works well for gravel and light mountain trail riding. Lowdown: WTB Riddler 700x37/45mm Tubeless Gravel Tires Yet another great option from WTB with quick gravel riding in mind, this tire is at home at a gravel race or on a bike that sees a mixture of trails...
  9. General Cycling Discussion
    The all-new Exposure tire from WTB comes in 700x30c and 700x34c and retails for $79.95. Long known for their popular mountain bike tires, WTB has been expanding their offerings for road and cross bikes recently. They have even gone so far as to develop a new standard of road tire, with their...
  10. Cyclocross
    The 35 and 40c versions of the Flintridge Pro side by side (click to enlarge). Kenda Flintridge Pro The Flintridge from Kenda pairs a smooth center pattern with transition knobs similar to those found on the their Small Block 8 to roll fast on concrete or fire roads, yet still grip in loose...
  11. General Cycling Discussion
    MSRP is $55. Pre-production samples of the Riddler 45 weighed 560 grams per tire (click to enlarge). WTB has expanded availability of its popular Riddler tread pattern, now offering a 700c version in both 37mm and 45mm casing options. The new wider Riddler tires feature a fast rolling tread...
  12. 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...
  13. Wheels and Tires
    Fresh from the FrostBike (a mini bike show put on by big bike parts distributor QBP), WTB releases this new, wide tire for gravel grinders in two versions. WTB has is showing a brand new tire at FrostBike (Quality Bicycle Products' product expo in Bloomington, MN) called the Nano 40c that is...
  14. 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...
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