After having used this tire for 15-years (13-years on this trip as well as 2-years prior to) we have actually proactively preferred to buy and also make use of Continental Twinduro TKC80 Dual Sport tires over any other tire on the market. Read on and watch the video to see why…
For disclosure, Continental ended up being an enroller concerning 4 months back. Ever since we’ve ridden Baja Mexico and also are currently back in the USA as well as riding to Alaska. We’ve simply exchanged out our back TKC80’s with 8,211 miles on them.
Throughout 6 continents as well as via 78 nations we’ve decided to make use of Continental TKC80’s. For 15-years they have actually lugged us securely and also naturally via every imaginable environment and other different types of terrain.
As beginner sand bikers we count on the Conti TKC80’s to obtain us via the deep sand of the Sahara but unbelievably they likewise offer us sufficient grip to touch our panniers rails to the asphalt on limited twisty edges.
It’s tough to share simply exactly how crucial suitable the best tires to your bike truly is. We’ve currently ridden over 400,000 miles as well as 99% of those miles have actually gotten on our tire of selection, Conti TKC80’s. They’ve brought throughout 27 of the globe’s deserts as well as to one of the most northern and south ends of the planet.
It does not matter if we’re axle deep in desert sand or scratching the asphalt on a hill pass, the TKC80’s have never ever let us down. The trip they supply is smooth, reliable as well as their performance is amazingly foreseeable.
We have entirely relied on the TKC80 to do the most difficult task, that of getting us around the globe, regardless of the type of terrain. Snow, pot-holed asphalt, deep sand, round bearing like crushed rock as well as whatever else you could think of. The TKC80’s have actually silently set about their task of motivating self-confidence as well as obtaining us from A to B without out hassle.
Are we prejudiced concerning the ruthless efficiency of these tires? Unashamedly YES!
At the end of the day, all of us anticipate varying degrees of efficiency from our devices, equipment and also the linked devices. However when the time comes to change your rubber, slide on a collection of TKC80 as well as compose your personal mind, if this truly is ‘the’ go-anywhere tire. Flight much, trip risk-free.