Motorcycle tires – experiences

Everyone has different motorcycle tires experiences. Everyone has different opinions. However much you read yourself up, it’s not exact science. Below some of my impressions, gathered over the past few years. 


Metzeler Karoo 3 on Transalp

Metzeler Karoo 3, a tire surprise

Metzeler Karoo 3 have been around for a long time. I'm not quite sure for how long. Took a chance, got a pair,  and was ...
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Continental TKC 70

Continental TKC 70 review, first months

Continental TKC 70 tires wasn't a part of any plan. A change just happened on the return home from this year's Euro-Adventure (more later). I ...
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10 000 kilometers on Michelin Anakee Adventure

10 000 kilometers on Michelin Anakee Adventure

10 000 kilometers on Michelin Anakee Adventure. Here are some impressions. In brief, am every bit as satisfied as when I first bought them. Recently ...
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Anakee Adventure shoe on the BMW R1200GS Adventure

Anakee Adventure, gravel, dirt and offroad (re)views

Anakee Adventure is a dual sport tire. Designed for pavement as well as riding off the beaten track, on gravel, dirt and offroad. That is ...
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BMW GSA fitted with Michelin Anakee Adventure tires

Michelin Anakee Adventure review & first impressions

Michelin Anakee Adventure was introduced early 2019. As reviews appeared it seemed evident that Anakee Adventure was a tire to be had. But how good ...
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Honda XL600V Transalp 199 4 model with Michelin Sirac tires

Michelin Sirac review; a tire for allround usage

Michelin Sirac is a great all-round tire for medium size adventure bikes. On pavement, on gravel, dirt, or offroad, it is a good choice.  Michelin ...
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Metzeler Karoo Street tire

A Karoo Street road test

A Karoo Street first real road test came came May 207. I did ca. 415 kilometers, or 258 miles, on various types of surfaces. My ...
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My GS Adventure fitted with Pirelli Scorpion Trail 2 tire

Tire-some topic (again), and a “bold” decision

Tire-some yet important topic for us who rides motorcycles. I am talking about tires. I see lots of praise, of many types of tires. Most ...
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April 3rd 2017: Just got the GS Adventure with factory fitted Michelin Annakee 3 tires

Tires, a tiring topic you cannot retire from

Since picking up riding again, after more than a quarter of a century "in darkness", the topic around and about tires bounces back, all the ...
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