Tire for Labrador Highway? - Stromtrooper Forum : Suzuki V-Strom Motorcycle Forums
Suspension and Tire Tech For all discussions related to your suspension and tire set-ups.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 Old 11-21-2018, 07:57 PM Thread Starter
Stromthusiast!
 
Hogges's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2018
Location: Vermont
Posts: 413
Garage
Tire for Labrador Highway?

Hi,
Are stock tires good enough for the Labrador Highway? I am still on my 2017 DL650ís original tires (Bridgestone Trail Wing I think, away from my bike currently). I want to do the Labrador Highway up from Quebec, back via Newfoundland and Nova Scotia next year, 2019. I keep reading that it gets paved more every year, and usually I enjoy gravel roads on my OEM tires reasonably well.

I have seen some pretty horrible muddy condition pictures from this road, but they may have been several years old as far as I know. But if there is active paving construction I wonder if one might hit a rough patch that could become too much of a challenge on 90/10 tires?
Hogges is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Stromtrooper Forum : Suzuki V-Strom Motorcycle Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
THE Tire Thread MightyShep Suspension and Tire Tech 1012 08-17-2019 01:20 AM
Flat tire - Dynaplug tire repair FAIL jokermtb V-Strom Service and Maintenance Questions and Discussions 18 09-11-2018 08:41 AM
Tire irons to change front tire Bugzy General V-Strom Discussion 19 09-10-2018 10:56 PM
Tubetype Tire Without a Tube? FredRider Maintenance, Tech and Products. 6 02-16-2015 06:25 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome