Do Motorcycle Tires Expire? A Guide to Tire Date Codes

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Much like a good beer, all tires are stamped with a Born On Date at time of manufacturing.  Also like beer, tires have an expected shelf life and they both age very differently on an uncontrolled shelf versus in a temperature-controlled environment. When the new rubber you ordered from  www.ChapMoto.com tire order arrives to your […]

Know Your Motorcycle Tires: Part II

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A lot can go into picking the right tire for your sportsbike. As you continue to search, it’s always important to consider how well it grips the road, its overall longevity and the price. To take some of the pain out of searching for your next sportsbike tires, here’s the second part of the Know […]

Know Your Motorcycle Tires: Part I

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The tires on your motorcycle can enhance your control and comfort depending on which model you choose. There are numerous tires available for sportsbikes to either help you grip and stick closer to the track or have a more relaxed ride on the street. Choosing a tire for your sportsbike is not an easy decision, but getting […]