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FAT TIRES: MR. KNOW-IT-ALL

DEs’ SETTINGS Dear Mr. Know-It-All, I’m setting my 2014 300 up for desert racing and have a question about tires. To help in the high-speed sand washes, I’m thinking about switching to a Fatty front tire with a mousse. Is one brand better than the other in this tire size? John Bummer Via mrknowitall@hi-torque.com Frankly, […]

FAT FRONT TIRES–MR. KNOW-IT-ALL

FATTY FRONTS Dear Mr. Know-It-All, I’m an off-road rider who is older and chunkier, but I love to ride in the desert. I have been seeing a lot of coverage on these “fatty” front tires. What do you think? Would one of them be a good choice for me? Steve Weil via mrknowitall@hi-torque.com OFS—older, fatter […]

GUMMY TIRE BUYER’S GUIDE

Extreme, or hard enduro, is a new niche in the off-road arena. With less riding real estate available, the enduro world has split into two arenas: sprint-type events and obstacle-driven events, such as Erzberg, the TKO and EnduroCross. With the latter, the equipment has also morphed, and huge gains have been made in the traction […]