Check out the Maxxis tire made by Greg Minnaar

Check out the Maxxis tire made by Greg Minnaar

Maxxis is rolling out a new tire designed in conjunction with legendary downhill world cup racer Greg Minnaar. The Assegai takes its name from a spear used by the Zulu people of South Africa, Minnaar’s home country. Goodyear launches bicycle tires Maxxis Minion DHF Wide Trail 3C TR EXO 2.5in tyre review The South African racer developed this new tire by taking elements from many of his favorite Maxxis tires and blending them into a new tread pattern. “My idea was to design a tire around some of Maxxis’ iconic tread patterns. I started in the center by combining the Minion DHF and the Minion DHR II. The reasoning behind this was I felt the surface area of the DHF rolls well and gives you a good footprint on hardpack, greasy turns, as well as confidence on wet roots and rocks. “The DHR II added faster rolling speed and more ...

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