Originally Posted by Kokopelli
I may have missed it if someone has mentioned it before, but the TKC80 is a knobbly tyre :-). You can of course run this thing into a slick, but I would say that the rear tyre becomes near useless as an adventure tyre after about 5000km (3000 miles). However, it will still go on as a road tyre for at least another 3000km. Hope this helps.
Yep I think that that is what Rad was saying and Its a pretty fair assessment of how the tyre changes. I still think its a good tyre though-perhaps overall it not that cheap.