Racetec RR Front Tyre
RACETEC™ RR IS THE TYRE WINNER OF 2014 SUPERSPORT TT ISLE OF MAN TOURIST TROPHY. Road Races are one of the most difficult and challenging racing activities, due to the combination of circuit length, speed, altitude, temperature variation and variety of tarmac. RACETEC™ RR has been engineered to cope with all these different situation in just one race, providing unmatched durability and versatility. Dual Compound rear ‘in brackets’ (W) speed index on all compound specs Racing grip all the time, thanks to compound versatility across a wider range of temperatures and tarmac surfaces Performance consistency given until the last mile Trajectory precision and high speed stability Metzeler Racetec treads: The compounds available are, K1 (Soft) Normal race use and K2 (medium) aimed at longer distances although has also proven to be very useful in short distance racing.
The K3 (Hard) is dedicated to non-competitive use and can be used across wide temperature and condition (abrasiveness of the asphalt) ranges- and is able to offer a significantly greater mileage.. Apart from the compounded options, there is also the Comp K version which is for those of us that are not looking to shave off seconds and want the tyre to last a little longer so really good value for money in comparison.