Originally Posted by C Squared
Any good modern tire will be fine. The suspension etc. on an older bike will hurt you a bit.
But, I have ridden fast on clapped out old bikes in the rain.
Just thinking ... Most of it is comfort level/experience?
No big deal, but you have way more grip in the wet than you think you do.
+1 decades of off road MC, ATV, snowmobile, etc.
That aside, SIPING is the key, so the latest Michelin Pilot Road 3 is the winner of the modern tread patterns I've seen