Review: Bontrager SE4 29 x 3.0 tires

April 2, 2018 Eric McKeegan 0

I’ve been a fan of Bontrager’s Chupacabra tires since they first hit the market. For something so light and fast the Chupas manage to provide predictable traction in conditions that should stymie its pattern of


Review: Grip Studs

February 28, 2018 Dirt Rag Contributor 4

By Ryan Eisenhower If you have ever spent time in Central Pennsylvania in the middle of winter, you know that we can experience a wide range of conditions over the course of 4-5 months –


Review: WTB Byway 650bx47 tires

November 27, 2017 Eric McKeegan 0

Plus tires aren’t just for mountain bikes any more. With the success of oversized tires firmly established in the dirt, the originator of the plus tire movement is moving to road bikes as the next


Win a set of Schwalbe ADDIX tires

April 20, 2017 Trina Haynes 1

Contest ended. Congrats to Jan Faust of S. Williamsport, PA! We’re sorry The promotion you are trying to access has ended. Schwalbe has partnered with us to give one winner a set of ADDIX tires. Enter


Review: Surly Dirt Wizard 29×3 tire

October 12, 2016 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

Tester: Eric McKeegan Price: $90 (120 TPI version) Plus size tires have mostly stuck to the “buncha small knobs” design brief. While this has been surprisingly effective, sometimes terrain and riding styles call for some


Tested: Plus-size mountain bike tires

June 6, 2016 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

To compliment our recent wheel size explainer (which you should check out, here), we tested four plus-size tires from MAXXIS and WTB that cover various riding conditions. MAXXIS Rekon+ Price: $130 (each) Tester: Eric McKeegan


Review: WTB Vigilante and Bee Line tires

December 31, 2013 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

We put two of WTB‘s latest treads to the test, from the fast and furious Bee Line to the heavyweight Vigilante. ——————– Like what you see? Please support independent publishing by Subscribing To Dirt Rag