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Old 12-01-2017, 08:24 PM   #1
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Default How Much Better Have Tires Gotten?

This was a pretty entertaining read.

http://www.motorcycle.com/ask-mo-any...um.com20171129

Interesting point in the comments about traction in the wet.
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Its all incremental changes. The guy dragging elbow on the Ducati 916 when the bike released (1993?) was on Dunlop D204 I think.

Nobody gave a shit about wet weather performance back then, the market has drastically shifted so now it's old dudes commuting that drive the tire market now, back then it was all 20-somethings buying bikes.
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