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Battlax BT46 - Your new and improved touring tyre
The BattlaxBT46 is set to replace the iconic Battlax BT45. Since its introduction 22years ago the Battlax BT45 has been the go-to tyre for touring. Now Bridgestone has upgraded this design with modern technologoy.
The Battlax BT46 features an inverted V-shape in the front pattern - ittackles working forces on the tyre reduces irregular wear and gives therider incredible feedback for superior handling. The rear tyre is enhancedwith a newly adapted silica single compound to maximise performance gripand wear. Wet performance has been upgraded from the BT45 with no impacton the predecessor's well-known dry handling performance and wearresistance. And the BT46 is compatible with UM application: tubeless markedtyres are approved for mounting on tube-type rims if they are used with atube.
Bridgestone has specially developed this tyre to cover thewide range of motorcycles competing in the touring segment. Available in 21sizes for the front and 27 sizes for the rear. Ten main sizes will belaunched in January with a rollout of the full line to follow soonafter.