Originally Posted by supershaft
Back in the eighties and nineties I ran a Spitfire on the back and a Conti TKV11 on the front of my LS. I could squeeze between 3000 and 3800 miles out of them but I could usually get two rears out of the front TKV. Man does tire mileage vary!
Anyone running race rubber on an airhead is twice, three, maybe four times the rider I am so it doesn't surprise me.