LSW 589 M/T
Titan’s exclusive LSW (low sidewall) design offers improved stability and traction, and can even run flat. Stepped lugs increase tread life. The deep lug depth combined with Max Traction Ridges is said to provide superior traction in the most challenging environments.
Titan International, Inc., 800/872-2327
The new Mud Lite is a light six-ply rated mud-trail tire available in 24 sizes and two styles: the AT, sizes 22 to 25 inches; and the XL, sizes 26 to 28 inches. Has a consistent center tread for trail riding, as well as deep, angled shoulder lugs for tearing through the mud.
Marshall has expanded coverage in each of the brands carried — ITP, GBC, Cheng Shin, Dunlop, Maxxis and Kings.
Marshall Distributing, 989/872-2109
StyleGlide Elite Wire Wheels
Made exclusively for Biker’s Choice by Carriage Works, these wheels are chrome-plated, steel rims featuring a full 80-spoke design of polished stainless steel. Smooth of twisted spokes offered. Even the 6061-T6 aluminum hubs are chrome-plated. Front applications in 16”, 18”, 19” and 21”. Rear sizes fit 16” and 18” wheels.
Biker’s Choice, 817/258-9212
AV49/50 SP Street Sport
The new AV49/50 SP radial high-performance sport tire uses Variable Belt Density construction for greater grip, stability and mileage. The enhanced Aqua Flow tread pattern provides optimum grip in the rain, while its silica compound hugs the road in both wet and dry conditions. New road hazard warranty also is offered.
Avon Tyres, 425/771-2115
High Lifter Lite Wheels
Said to be 20% lighter than other steel wheels, the Lite steel wheels from High Lifter are available in steel platinum and steel chrome finishes. These low maintenance wheels allow the delivery of maximum horsepower by reducing the unsprung weight the engine must turn.
High Lifter Products, Inc., 318/524-2270
K&P Manufacturing offers kart wheels from Bridgestone/Firestone. Racing slicks, as well as rain or dirt tires for 5” and 6” wheels.
K&P Manufacturing, 626/334-0334
This motorized unit does more than break a bead while protecting the rim. The Carlson Company says the RC-100/SS pneumatic tire changer also saves time, helps sell more tires and will enhance service credibility. Coats product has been built in the U.S.A. for over 50 years.
The Carlson Company, 714/246-8989
Jesse James Signature Series
Custom Chrome now offers the RevTech “Jesse James” signature series chrome-plated forged aluminum wheels. There are six designs — “Doom,” “Creep”, “Style 53”, “Sabbath”, “Penta” and “West Side.” Available in front wheel sizes 16x3”; 18x3”; 19x2.15”; and 21x2.15”, and rear applications of 16x3”, 4”, 5”; 18x4”, 5.5”, 8.5”.
Custom Chrome, 800/729-3332
Achieved through wireless technology developed specifically for the motorcycle market, ZTechnik’s SmarTire tire pressure monitoring system acts as an early warning device by continuously monitoring tire pressure in a bike’s tubeless tires. Features in-wheel mounted transmitters and a warning LED display that can be mounted onto or near a bike’s instrument panel.
National Cycle, 708/343-0400
This high performance street radial was developed for open-class sport bikes, 600 and 750 supersports and the occasional track day. Offers a quick warm-up time, reduced tendency to react to road irregularities, and improved grip in the wet without sacrificing mileage.
Continental Tire North America, Inc., 973/
The replacement for the Battlax BT57, this new tire serves most modern sport bikes. Improves stability, grip and wear resistance, and offers an improved contact patch design for better linear handling and cornering.
Bridgestone/Firestone North American Tire, LLC, 800/543-7522
Available in DOT approved hard and medium compounds plus an ultra soft rain compound, these unique low profile supermotard tires offer a large contact patch and are good for use in a variety of conditions. Kevlar belt construction, size 160/60R17.
Maxxis International — USA, 800/462-9947
The tread pattern on Dunlop’s D208 ZR has been developed directly from the D208 GP tire to yield excellent dry grip, optimized wear, enhanced stability and improved wet surface traction. Rapid warm-up and less unsprung weight provide enhanced sport bike handling. Three front sizes, five rear sizes.
Goodyear Dunlop Tires North America, 716/639-5200
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