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Old 05-26-05, 12:01 AM   #1
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I am looking for road tires that have, well, vibrant colors. Green rubber, yellow, orange, blue...? If anyone can help where I may find these or who makes them, I will appreciate that. I just want to add more color to my already black frame.
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Old 05-26-05, 12:03 AM   #2
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i want red
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Cool Speedblend tires from Rivendell.......(of all places)
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Michelin has some colorfull, cheap tires.
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Are we talking about full on solid, or will you settle for stripes? Because I know Vittoria does stripes.
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Conti makes orange tire
Vittoria makes green tire.

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I'm using Conti GP3000's. They come in a bunch of colours and they're excellent tyres.
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Old 05-26-05, 05:31 AM   #9
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I am looking for road tires that have, well, vibrant colors. Green rubber, yellow, orange, blue...? If anyone can help where I may find these or who makes them, I will appreciate that. I just want to add more color to my already black frame.
I had the Performance Forte Kevlar with yellow sides. They were light, the sidewalls weren't rip-resistant and the yellow faded badly. Running plain black Conti Gator-Skins now.
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Old 05-26-05, 06:24 AM   #10
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Cool Speedblend tires from Rivendell.......(of all places)

Wow, those are hands down the ugliest tires I've ever seen.
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Old 05-26-05, 08:13 AM   #11
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Most all of the name-brands make colored tires. Just find the one that you like best in your price range. My fave is Vredestein, but not just for their colors which are nice too.

http://www.vredesteinusa.com/roadtyres/index.html

Here's a good place to buy them from: http://www.biketiresdirect.com/searc...lts.asp?man=vr



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Wow, those are hands down the ugliest tires I've ever seen.
It's a whole other story when they're in motion: http://www.tandemhearts.com/rbw-2004/

And the colors shift depending on your point of view.
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Old 05-26-05, 09:23 AM   #14
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I picked up some Kenda Kontenders for a couple bucks (well, more like $9) at Nashbar. Bright green. Seem to run fine, although I don't think they have as much traction as a carbon tire in the wet, which is something I've heard about other coloured tires as well.
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Old 05-26-05, 09:25 AM   #15
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It's a whole other story when they're in motion: http://www.tandemhearts.com/rbw-2004/

And the colors shift depending on your point of view.

OOOOOHHHH!!! Do they make mountain tires like that?
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Too bad these guys don't make road tires... http://www.sweetskinz.com/
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Old 05-28-05, 11:24 PM   #17
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The list of tire companies were great, thanks.
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Old 05-29-05, 02:34 AM   #18
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Michelin Pro Race come in red, yellow, blue, light blue, purple, or grey....
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