Originally Posted by markk53
Actually the Kenda is a "copy" of the old Yokohama, which was run as OEM on a bunch of 70s Honda dual sports. I was running the Yokohamas on my trials bike around 1983. I'm thinking Kenda may have bought the Yokohama tooling when they quit doing bike tires. Shinko got some of the tooling too.
Personally I've had great success with the Duro HF903/904, but I don't know if they're available in the correct rear size.
I have always wondered about the GP110 myself. But the Duros have done so well both on and off road, that with the price they are, I just won't change. Oh, I run them on a 650, was just nosing around in this thread.
Thanks for the clarification, I believe I have seen your avatar on some RR's and 650 forums
ps the Motorcycle-superstore still sells them: http://www.motorcycle-superstore.com...ront-Tire.aspx