Thread: Mitas Tyres
View Single Post
Old 02-09-2013, 08:48 AM   #779
Wilson9068's Avatar
Joined: Jun 2009
Location: Colchester, Essex, England
Oddometer: 63
Originally Posted by Wizzabren View Post
Bike shop recommended Mitas EO-9's ihave done 5000klms tar and dirt and they have notworn the paint off yet - can ya send me more of the paint.
Hi All,

Just bought a new to me 2010 XT660Z and I am planning a trip to Morocco. I want a tyre that is good for some road use and the gravel/dirt roads I will riding in Morocco. The MITAS EO-9's as recommended by Wizzabren looks a good choice? The tyre size for the XT660Z is 130/80 - 17 but this tyre looks a little wider? I cant quick make out the width in the photo on the tyre sidewall?

Has anyone gone wider than 130, perhaps MITAS dont do a wider tyre anyhow?

Any advice gratefully recieved.
Wilson9068 is offline   Reply With Quote