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Reply to 2019 Racing Rumors 1/23/2019 7:12 AM

Yah, I won National Champs in 2001 at Mt Snow on the Comp 32 front and rear. The speeds and rocks basically required you to run a high volume tire or you would be replacing rims every other run. Yes, to the High Roller being a copy of the Comp16. As ... more »

Reply to 2019 Racing Rumors 1/22/2019 4:49 PM

Not 100% all true. I will say Maxxis did do well in the early 2000's, but the Michelin Comp 16 and 32 were still the top tire choice of Pro's into the early/mid 2000s. I was mainly stating that Michelin set the standard and design for even tires of today. ... more »

Reply to 2019 Racing Rumors 1/22/2019 1:51 PM

Have ridden and R&D tires for Michelin in the past for almost 10 years. I would bet the DH32 will be a larger air volume tire with larger lugs much like the old Comp32. Note: I do not ride for them now, but do ride for Continental Tires. The most ... more »