Maxxis Adds 650B MTB Tires, New Minion DHR II, Olympic BMX Tread & Rainbow on the Road
The Maxxis Detonator will come in virtually any color you need to match your kit and bike. The rainbow above shoes all 11 hues you can pick from in the 23c width, the 25 and 28 widths get a limited selection. There’s also a new all-white Re-Fuse 700×23 urban tire.
The new Minion DHR II is a mash up of the Minion and Highroller tread patterns. It’ll come in a 26×2.4 and be available in all compounds and casings. Usable for front and rear. Weights from 1225-1265g. Available now.
Three of their popular mountain bike tires get a 650B/27.5 size. The Crossmark (27.5×2.1 – 575g), the Ardent (27.5×2.25 – regular & EXO casings – 660g to 730g) and the High Roller II (27.5×2.4 – Super Tacky tread compound – 1260g).
Lastly, the new Torch BMX tires were designed for the asphalt tracks at the Olympics. Available in 20×1.5/1.76/1.95 at about 300g. Pics of most after the break…