Explanations on motorcycle tyre technical specs :(*)
Tyres marked with (*) are approved for BMW (OE). Can be mounted on other vehicles.
Aston Martin OE tyre. Can equip other cars.
Tyre that has been mounted and dismounted and may have been used on a few kilometers. This tyre is guaranteed and new.
DOT code : date of manufacture
Tyres heat quickly. Can be used in all weathers.
E-mark : approval by the ECE/EC
FIM approved tyre for Enduro (rib depth: 0.5 inch)
Flange protection for rim.
Interchangeable front/rear tyre.
Harley-Davidson OE tyre. Can be mounted on other motorcycles.
Honda OE tyre. Can equip other vehicles.
Efficient on muddy terrain or on light snow.
MBS technology for greater performance.
After mounting, tyre is wider than indicated
Medium White Sidewall
Not for highway service
Narrow Whitewall : narrow white stripes on the sidewall.
Narrow White Stripe.
Off White Letter.
Plies : measure of the tyre sidewall strength according to hardness and thickness.
Black tyre letters circled with white.
Raised or Recessed Black Letters.
Raised Black Letters Tubeless.
Racing Soft Warm
Raised White Letter : the writing on the sidewall is white.
RWl victory Judge (2012)
RWI victory Judge (2012) OE tyre, can be mounted on other motorcycles.
Compound super soft
Discontinued item: available while stocks last.
Skinny white sidewall
Tubetype : tyre requiring inner tube.
White Wall : entire sidewall is white.
Entire sidewall is white.
Extra Load : reinforced tyre with higher weight rating
No difference between an R and a ZR tyre with the same speed rating (ZR covers V, W or Y). ZR does not necessarly appear on the flank.