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Why are motorcycle tyres important?

Tyres are an important part of what defines the shape and balance of a motorcycle or scooter.

Did you know?

Tyres play an elemental role because they are the only link between the vehicle and the road.
Your tyre contact patch is not much bigger than a credit card.

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And they have a big job to do!

  • Transferring the power of the engine to the road
  • Absorbing the impact of irregular road surfaces
  • Carrying the load of the whole vehicle
  • Providing excellent grip on dry and wet surfaces
  • Meeting the demands of braking and acceleration
  • Steering by responding to the movements of the steering system
  • Lasting and ensuring good mileage

Your safety relies on more than just your vehicle
and the drivers around you.

It also relies on your choice of tyres. For your peace of mind and that of your loved ones, take the time to choose quality tyres.

Taking the time to choose the right tyres is just as important as choosing your motorcycle or scooter.

How to choose?

It is important to know what you will be using your tyres for:

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The adrenaline rush of the race, powerful bikes and precision lines are at the heart of motorcycle racing.
Our track tyre ranges allows you to choose the ideal tyre to set your lap times tumbling.

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Getting back to nature and being constantly on the look-out, off-roading is one of the most demanding ways to ride. Our complete range of Motocross, Enduro, Trial and Rally tyres was designed by riders. We have the right tyres for you, no matter what surface you prefer.

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Road trips are amazing, with their long straight lines slicing through the landscape as far as the eye can see, feeding your imagination. For your comfort and safety, our tyres bring together a range of technologies to optimise your handling and grip.

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On a daily basis, your motorcycle or scooter carries you across the city. Our tyres are optimised to suit demanding and reactive riding.
Their renowned technologies guarantee excellent grip and
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There's nothing like the joy of a day out with friends, sharing unique moments. Discover our exhaustive range of tyres, proven to last even longer. We'll exceed your expectations on safety and comfort by teaming our technology with your most scenic routes.

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Whether it's legendary bikes or vintage-inspired models, retro is on the rise. When it comes to style, the rules no longer matter and it's the most beautiful bikes that rule the day. Our exclusive range of tyres adds a finishing touch to your motorcycle's design and provides unparalleled driving comfort.

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