Maxxis' Ardent Race 29" 3C/EXO/TR MTB Tire is ideally suited for technical XC race courses and endurance events. With its medium-height tread, the Ardent Race bridges the gap between the XC-oriented Ikon and the trail-oriented Ardent. The center knobs are ramped to reduce rolling resistance, and the side knobs are angled and stepped to provide biting traction in corners.
Features & Specs:
- High-volume casing.
- 3C Maxx Speed.
- Tubeless Ready.
- Wide trail (WT) casing is optimized for 30-35mm inner width rims
- Medium knob height
- Ramped center knobs.
- Foldable bead.
- 120 TPI.
- Weight: 720g / 745g.
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by XC Racer
Front tire on XC set-up
Using this a a rear tire on my XC bike. Was able to seat tire bead with just a track pump, albeit pumping pretty fast. Have about 170 miles on the tire on hard pack, rock, leaves, and mud. Tire rolls great and has great traction. Seems pretty rugged given some of the rocky terrain it has been over with no issues.
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