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The tyre's ability to grip the road in dry conditions.
The tyre's ability to grip the road in wet conditions.
The wear rate of the tyre.
The measure of how quiet a tyre is while driving.
How the tyre is able to respond to driving such as accelerating, braking, steering and turning.
The tyre's ability to have grip on unpaved surfaces such as dirt, mud, sand, rock or gravel.
*When compared to other Avon tyres
- Race-bred contourensures a large footprint at all angles.
- Available in a number of sizesto fit most classic racers from the 60’s, 70’s & 80’s.
- 130/650 VB18 cantilever tyre designed specifically to give a 130 section tyre on a narrow rim.135/70 R18 AV23R combines AM23 pattern with radial construction (dimensions are identical to the 130/70VB18).
There are 8 tyre sizes available
The nominal tyre size below is listed on the sidewall, this is a reference to the dimensions of the tyre. For example: Tyre Tread Width / Tyre Aspect Ratio or Tyre Diameter / Rim Diameter
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Recommended range of wheel widths to be used
Rim used for measurement of the tyre
Overall diameter of the tyre
Overall section width of the tyre
Overall tread width of the tyre
Static Loaded Radius
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Total number of rotations for the tyre to complete a mile or kilometre
|180/55VB18||Rear||5.5 - 6.0||MT5.50||26.30||668||7.05||179||6.65||169||12.09||307||767||476|
|170/60VB18||Rear||4.0 - 5.5||MT4.50||26.00||660||6.85||174||6.06||154||12.20||310||776||482|
|150/70VB18||Rear||Medium||3.5 - 4.5||MT4.00||26.00||660||5.87||149||5.55||141||12.28||312||776||482|
|150/70VB18||Rear||Hard||3.5 - 4.5||MT4.00||26.00||660||5.87||149||5.55||141||12.28||312||776||482|
|130/70VB18||Rear||Soft||3.0 - 4.0||MT3.50||25.60||650||5.20||132||4.88||124||11.85||301||788||490|
|130/70VB18||Rear||Medium||3.0 - 4.0||MT3.50||25.60||650||5.20||132||4.88||124||11.85||301||788||490|
|160/60VB17||Rear||3.5 - 5.0||MT4.50||24.80||630||6.69||170||6.14||156||11.54||293||813||505|
|130/80VB17||Rear||2.75 - 3.5||MT3.00||25.30||643||5.51||140||5.16||131||11.77||299||797||495|
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