MAXXIS - 26" ARDENT
An aggressive tread in high-volume casings distinguishes the newest addition to Maxxis' downhill and mountain disciplines. Designed with great traction in mind, the Ardent doesn't forget the racer. Large block-style side knobs offer numerous edges for high-speed corners. Center tread, while designed for braking and accelerating traction, also features ramped knobs to minimize rolling resistance.
3C, hard compound base layer for lug support, high traction middle and optimised side lug compounds providing excellent control.
42a Super Tacky, provides awesome grip yet stable knobs prevent squirm on hardpack
60a MaxxPro, great traction yet minimal impact on tread life, Maxxis standard compound.
EXO Protection, proprietary woven material based sidewall, increased abrasion and cut resistance, integrated exterior design.
Dual ply, the nylon of the casing is folded over to provide two layers of protection for extra puncture resistance.
Single ply, one layer of nylon Wrapped from bead to bead, a single ply tyre conforms well to the terrain and is lighter weight.
Butyl insert, an extra layer of butyl rubber wrapped around the bead of a Downhill tire, helps prevent pinch flats and protects the rim.