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Get this! NITROMOUSSE Nitrogen Energized Foam Tire Insert

December 11, 2019 // 0 Comments

We all hate flat tires, AND we have options! While many times, a mousse tire feels “dead” and makes the fork feel harsh. This NITROMOUSSE Tire Insert is definitely different.   Read the October, 2019 issue for the full and extensive review. But here’s the bottom line.  When tried, here at Trail Rider HQ, gone was the familiar “basketball” effect experienced with tires bouncing off rocks.  It felt livelier than my previous experiences with mousse inserts. We [Read More...]

Goldentyre Tires & Mousse, by K. Novello, former editor, Trail Rider

November 16, 2014 // 61,120 Comments

By Kevin Novello While in Romania I had an opportunity to try the Goldentyre GT216 90/90-21 front tire, GT216X 140-80/18 rear tire, and Goldentyre 120x bib mousse. The terrain we tested them in varied from dry, rocky cart roads, slick greasy trails, rock and root laced single track, and of course several steep hills that varied from loose gravel to rocks and roots. It was a great environment for testing these tires. The GT216X 140-80/18 rear tire has a softer compound designed to handle extreme [Read More...]