Originally Posted by Moto Mikey
They look very similar to Shinko 705's and are priced about the same too. Might be a good deal.
Shinko 705 are $10 cheaper per front/back as well.
They're good tires for the money if you aren't planning on any deep sand/gravel/mud. They handle well on the road for the most part.
I have a feeling that there are some decisions being made on certain teams lately to make things more complex in order to ensure a certain technological standard of confusion is met.