I think this is clearly the best tire for this demanding application.
Metzeler ME 880 Marathon Touring XXL Rear Motorcycle Tire
List Price: $375.60
Sale Price: $184.95
You save: $191 (51%)
Metzeler ME 880 Marathon Touring XXL Rear Motorcycle Tire.
Metzeler Motorcycle Tire Features
- The first radial tire for cruiser and custom bikes with the latest 0 degree steel belt technology
- Built to handle the loads and handling characteristics of cruiser bikes with custom frames
- Front tires features rounded tread profile for smooth, neutral steering
- Rear tires feature round tread profile and larger contact patch for better traction and a softer ride
- Computer-designed tread pattern with offset groove alignment for uniform wear characteristics and low noise
- Tread pattern has excellent water displacement ability and stability over rain grooves and under hard acceleration and braking
- Be conscious of the difference between between radial tires and bias-ply tires when switching sizes
- Ideal for high-quality, custom-built cruiser bikes