Originally Posted by milestones
should I go with a stock size 130 or what are the benefits of running a 140 rear TKC80?
- Larger upright contact patch for most situations
- More sidewall area for the twisties
- Looks meaner!
Slimmer tires might be a bit better for cutting through loose / slippery stuff to find traction off-road, and may keep the slim look Triumph wanted for the bike, but I immediately one size up at the front and rear and liked it better.