Accessibility Widget: On | Off

New Maxxis Tire Options at Taipei Cycle Show 3

9 of 43

wide size

New Maxxis Tire Options at Taipei Cycle Show - 2016 Taipei Bike Show - Mountain Biking Pictures - Vital MTB

Here's a new installment of mountain bikes and gear from the Taipei Cycle Show, where we see into the future of our sport.

Maxxis was displaying new versions of their popular Minion DHF and Shorty in a new profile optimized for wider rims. The tires shown here are mounted on 35mm internal rims.

In addition to new sizes and profiles, Maxxis has rolled out additional features aimed at the aggressive all-mountain and enduro racing markets. Double Down casings land between dual-ply DH casings and their lighter EXO casing, with about a 200g weight savings over their standard DH tires.

Maxx Grip compound is a new variant of their 3C technology.  Designed for extra grip, it is essentially Super Tacky rubber on the center knobs and Slow Reezay side knobs over a harder durometer base.

Credit: Lee Trumpore
Create New Tag

2016 Taipei Bike Show « Previous

  • Box Components Rear Derailleur, Shifter and Brakes
  • Wheel Size is a Dead Debate.
  • 7iDP Helmets and Protection
  • The Other Titec?
  • Collapsible Cranium Conveyance
  • Someone at VP Components is a Lego Master
  • 2016 MET Parachute Helmet
  • No Comment
  • New Maxxis Tire Options at Taipei Cycle Show
  • 11-46t Cassette from the Back Alley
  • DVO Topaz T3 Air Shock and Diamond Forks
  • #lovesthebackwheel
  • 2016 Spank Goods
  • Novatec Factor Carbon Wheelsets
  • Trustworthy
  • Praxis Works Cranks and Chainguide
  • e*thirteen TRSr Carbon All-mountain Rims and Tubeless Accessories
  • RST Rebel Inverted Fork
  • It's Just That Easy
  • Apex Creative DH Bike
  • 2017 Tantrum Meltdown
  • Cat Nap
  • FOX Marzocchi Moto Series C2R Coil Shock
  • Polygon Colossus DH8
  • iXS at Taipei
  • e*thirteen at the Taipei Bike Show
  • Hope 7-speed DH Cassette
  • Nicolai ION 20 Effigear
Show More Comment(s) / Leave a Comment