The Michelin Road motorcycle tire series turns 20 this year, and Michelin is celebrating with the new Michelin Road 6 and Road 6 GT tires for sport-touring. We have been big fans of the Road 5, so the new 6 piques our attention. Let’s go over what’s new.
- Michelin claims improved wet grip and tire wear for the Road 6 compared to the 5. In numbers, that means 15 percent more wet grip, and a tread life that is 10 percent longer. Michelin says this is accomplished without reducing dry grip or compromising handling characteristics. Stability