|Replacement for Mich Sprints
Nov 25, 2002 11:51 AM
|I really like the Michelin sprints (CX and MTB), but can no longer take that green. I work hard at building a bike I think is very beautiful only to have everybody say, "nice wheels". They, of course mean tires. Any body have a good replacement in, say black?
|re: Replacement for Mich Sprints….||p lo|
Nov 25, 2002 12:23 PM
|i think i read in the velonews article about cross items at interbike that next years are going to be black with light blue sidewalls|
|re: Replacement for Mich Sprints….||mosovich|
Nov 25, 2002 4:53 PM
|Ritchey Speedmax in 32, or Tufo clincher tubular!|
|Replacement for Mich Sprints GREEN!!!||atpjunkie|
Nov 25, 2002 6:00 PM
|They must be roadies converted. No true cxer would make fun of how a bike 'looked'. Most the guys I race with are on either Ugly green Mich's, Ugly Yellow or Ugly flat red Tufos. Next time they comment on your wheels just give them a good view as you pass them. I love my Green Tires and I have them on a red bike|
|TIRELOVE IS BLIND (nm)||tihipscrew|
Nov 25, 2002 7:18 PM
|Racing or training?||Eager Beagle|
Nov 26, 2002 2:12 AM
|Check out these Schwalbe Silentos under "bargains" here:-
They are slightly on the weighty side, if that bothers you, but I have been using them from training and commuting and have been really impressed with them - very tough.
They also do a more treaded one which I use on the rear - I forget the name, but you'd know it if you saw one.
They are good value too.