Originally Posted by Belkar
What would be a good tire setup for a noob on a f650 dakar? I've been debating between getting some TKC 80s or something even more aggressive (T63, D606 etc). The TKCs would be more useful once I get home, but I would like to have tires that are somewhat confidence inspiring.
I'm looking into putting Heidenau K60s on. More expensive, but get great reviews on the Sertao thread and look like they will stand up well to the abuse. Not so great for sand.
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