Originally Posted by 1stiski
Only 3,300 miles and toast? I got more out of my Pirelli Rally tire . MSS shows that they have the 150/70/18 in stock , but I'll have to make a phone call to confirm.
The SE has a thinner rim, don't forget that. I find ADV (4.0"-4.25") vs SE (2.5") rims on tire life, the ADV will last longer. You get to use more of the profile. If you only ride straight then all bets are off, but when I run an ADV size rear rim on my SE, knobbies last longer.