Originally Posted by Colorado_Rider
I just thought of a great benefit for toruing on a sportbike. Tire life! you will probably wear out the side and the center at about the same time. Bike ass bikes like mine will run down the middle long before the sides are all cupped and jacked.
I get the same mileage out of anything I put on there, 3000 out of a rear, 5000 out of a front. Whether it was my CBR1000 all the way through the KTM 950SM. Doesn't matter which bike. Same mileage. Didn't matter which tire. I just don't see how anyone gets 9000 miles out of a rear tire.