Vittoria's Air Liner May Be a Better Tire Insert, Plus the New Martello Tire - Sea Otter Classic 7

Learn about Jeff Lenosky's favorite tire and a clever insert designed to address the problems others have.

Vittoria's Air Liner May Be a Better Tire Insert, Plus the New Martello Tire - Sea Otter Classic

Did you know that Vittoria produces over seven million tires a year? Neither did we, but it turns out Vittoria is among the largest tire manufacturers in the world. They aren't resting on their laurels, and the products shown below show off some key tire technologies and new ideas.

We caught up with Vittoria's Ken Avery and Pro rider Jeff Lenosky for a rundown on the Martello, 2 Fold casing (3:05 timestamp), and Air Liner insert (4:33). Listen in:

Vittoria Martello Tire

Highlights

  • Terrain: Dry, hardpack, mixed
  • Weight: 920g
  • Casing: 120 TPI Nylon
  • Versatile all-conditions DH and enduro tire
  • Progressive sipe-width pattern for tactile grip at the knob surface, without sacrificing speed or grip
  • Moto-block square knobs offers stability and durability
  • Graphene compound
  • 4C layering process
  • MSRP: Starting at $69 USD

Vittoria 2 Fold Tire Casing


Vittoria Air Liner Tire Insert

Visit www.vittoria.com for more details.


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