Maxxis' Rekon 27.5 x 2.4" 3C/EXO/TR MTB Tire is an aggressive trail tire for intermediate and technical terrain. Wide knobs down the middle provide control under braking and L-shaped side knobs assure support when carving loose turns. 3C MaxxTerra is a softer tire compound offering more traction, better tread wear, and less rolling resistance. EXO Sidewall Protection consists of an extremely cut- and abrasion-resistant material that's integrated into the sidewalls.
Features & Specs:
- Wide center knobs.
- L-shaped side knobs.
- 3C MaxxTerra Compound.
- Reinforced EXO sidewall construction.
- Optimized for 30-35mm inner width rims.
- Tubeless ready.
- 60 TPI.
- 50 max PSI.
- Foldable bead.
- Weight: 785g.
Ordered by Most Relevant First
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
27.5 x 2.4 Rekon
I haven't been able to put these tires through their paces yet but I can comment on constructiondesign
The WT casing works great on 30mm (inner) wide rims, the profile is much rounder than traditional casings and the side knobs are better positioned for cornering.
I'm not sure if Maxxis has changedimproved materials for their tubeless ready tires but these Rekons are holding air much better than my old Minions or Ardents, so far I'm losing approx. 1-2 psi per week with the Rekons vs. 5-10 psi for the others.
I'll update my review once I've had a chance to properly beat these tires up on the trail.
Was this review useful to you? Yes
Thank you for your feedback.
Articles will open in new tab.
A guide to common bike tire sizes and how to find the tires that will fit your bike.
Understanding older bicycle tire sizes.
A useful chart for determining the tire size you need for your bicycle.
Tips for proper bicycle tire mounting and tire safety.
A guide to understanding tire width.
A guide to understanding bicycle tire tread patterns and what you should look for.