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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 technology.
TheBattlax BT46 features an inverted V-shape in the front pattern - it tacklesworking forces on the tyre reduces irregular wear and gives the riderincredible feedback for superior handling. The rear tyre is enhanced with anewly adapted silica single compound to maximise performance grip andwear. Wet performance has been upgraded from the BT45 with no impact onthe predecessor's well-known dry handling performance and wear resistance.And the BT46 is compatible with UM application: tubeless marked tyres areapproved 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.