View Poll Results: Best winter tyres for sports bike?

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  • Bridgestone T31

    1 50.00%
  • Continental Road Attack 3

    0 0%
  • Metzeler Roadtec 01 SE

    1 50.00%
  • Michelin Road 5

    0 0%
  • Pirelli Angel GT II

    0 0%
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Thread: Winter boots

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    1 YEAR PREMIER MEMBER Katie's Avatar
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    Re: Winter boots

    Quote Originally Posted by Oli View Post
    I’ve used the original RoadTech 01’s previously and thought they were good in the wet, though not as quick steering as the Michelin Road 5.

    For this time of year I don’t think you can beat the Road 5’s, they’d be my pick of the bunch. Though be aware that Michelin have launched the Road 6 now, so might be worth waiting for that depending when they’re available and how much tread you have left.
    Got loads of tread left, just not sure how much luck I have remaining! Set off yesterday in torrential rain and then got salt-blasted on the way home! Doesn't bode well for the current boots...

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    Re: Winter boots

    Quote Originally Posted by Katie View Post
    Have you noticed much difference n terms of profile with the Metzeler and Michelins? From memory (not my strong suit!) the Metzelers were a little quicker steering
    I didn't notice much difference. Tread pattern and wet performance is similar, but Michelins slightly steeper profile on front, so would steer quicker.

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