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Old 09-Dec-2012, 04:30 AM   #1
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Shinko and maxxis tyre ????

Need new tyres for my S4 in UK I use Dunlop , Q2 on 750ss roadsmarts on M750 but in thailand all major tyre makes pirelli,Dunlop ,Michelin ,Bridgstone, etc are 400+ a pair but maxxis and shinko can be had for 150 a pair , my mate has shinko R009 on his hyabusa and seems happy and maxxis get positive reveiws in UK

whats your opinion , my old tyre are pirelli diablo rosso corse 3s , they have lasted well front 12,000 miles rear 6,000 but rear grip ha been s poor and turn in poor I wont use them again
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Old 09-Dec-2012, 10:31 AM   #2
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Maxxis are fine, I still have one of the test tyres on the front of my 749 road bike.
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Old 09-Dec-2012, 11:26 AM   #3
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2nd Maxis tyres. I've used them on my Monster and still have Diamonds on my KTM.

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Old 09-Dec-2012, 05:54 PM   #4
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Only got 3000 miles out of maxxis supermax sport - same as any other sport tyre so not Bad for 150 fitted/pair.

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