With a tread pattern similar to top-of-the-line Michelin tires for competition, the Country Trail provides outstanding grip on smooth trails. Designed for recreational riding and casual excursions, the Country Trail offers excellent puncture resistance. A great all-around tire that you’ll appreciate for many kilometers to come.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by Juanci A nice tyre for beginners
For a beginner like me it's a nice tyre. The recommended tube is the C4 from Michelin too.
29 September 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by Canadian CAN'T BEAT THE PRICE
Bought these (2.0 wire) even after I read a few unfavorable reviews.
Just couldn't say no to the price.
These went on my 1995 Giant Rincon that is in excellent unrestored condition.
This bike will get very limited use and no "real" trail riding.
So when they showed up I knew that they would suit my purpose.
Installed easily without tools.
But, like others have mentioned, if you are going to do any serious trail riding, get some other tire. They even look too soft, that if you hit any stone with edges there might be problems.
They do look good and roll down the bike paths fine...and that's about it. They might serve as a cheap commuter tire
09 September 2014
Rated 3 out of 5 by LarryDavid Cheap but ....
Way too thin for rocky or flinty surfaces. Getting fed up with the constant stream of punctures. Previous XC tyres (used in summer) are much thicker and, while they may be heavier, I have never had a puncture on them.
07 July 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Tsquare Fantastic value, great for casual hiking rides.
Most of you reading this is attracted by the low price, so many will be asking: is it too good to be true? Yes if you are looking for a cheap tyres for casual rides over not-too-hardcore tracks.
The tyres are fatter and thicker than my stock tyres from Scotts, making it really comfortable with a lot of cushion. It is a directional tyre so you have to make sure to have it installed correctly.
The design shows that it is more for mild off road ride, so this is most ideal for those going tracking in your flat & gentle pathway around the outback.
Basically it is for those who are not too serious MTBikers
20 March 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by Ade666 Buona tenuta anche nel fango
buona tenuta sia su terra battuta che nel fango un pò meno su asfalto. Gomma economica dal buon rapporto qualità/prezzo.
20 January 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by Anonymous excellent budget tyre
very impressed with these tyres under a tenner, have only tested in dry but worked very well in sand and soft earth, have not tested in wet/mud, lightweight and nice soft sidewalls, will buy more to keep for spares.
07 July 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by Anonymous gran compra
buena rueda muy asequible, va muy bien con barro en la medida 1.95 . es una gran opcion para un presupuesto reducido.quizas son un poco duras pero van muy bien.Maximo agarre al Menor precio.
20 January 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by Anonymous michelin country trail
ottime gomme dall'ottima durata!!! patiscono un po sulla roccia perche non tengono bene sull'asfalto non scorrono molto bene ma appena si incontra lo sterrato cambia tutto: consigli per chi non vuole spendere tanto ma avere una gomma buona ottimo rapporto qualità prezzo!!
09 October 2011
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Wire beads (formed by a thin steel wire) are old school. They are much hard to bend or fold. They're also heavier, being steel.
The folding beads are usually made of Kevlar and obviously, can be folded - maybe to store in your backpack or storage area. This also makes them flat and not in the rounded shape of a tire. This can make fitting a little more time consuming. They're lighter, so if you're trying to save weight then these would be the go.
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