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You ask/you answer: What tyres should I use for a 4000-mile tour?

"I'm planning a 4,000 mile touring holiday for next summer as a 'goodbye' to my old Pan European, before I trade it in for the new Triumph Trophy. "I'm not sure what tyres to use, and what other kit I should be taking with me – any advice would be great." Your answer could help. The best will be printed in MCN. Got...

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  • Posted 3 years ago (06 November 2012 12:42)

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Nov 12

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HaplessBiker says:


Glad you like the book mate, don't know anyone who's been decapitated though? (thankfully)

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Jul 10

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brmoore says:


Michelin Road 3's


I'm on Michelin Pilot Power 2CT's at the moment for my 600RR, over 2200 miles not a real sign of wear yet but on 1000cc + i'd use the Road 3's they'll last longer than most as tougher material touring tyre

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Jun 10

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ss86 says:

I done a 3200 mile trip to Germany using Pirelli angels on a VFR 8 I managed to get 6300 out of pair which I thought were great

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