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Old 09-06-15, 12:18 PM
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Originally Posted by cyccommute View Post
I have no idea where the tires were made. I've had trouble with them over a very long period of time. I experienced a blowout on an OEM Top Touring in 2005, a blowout on the other OEM Top Touring between 2005 and 2008, the series of blowouts on the Touring Contacts in 2008 and this failure is from 2011. I have no idea where any of the tires was made nor do I feel it really matters, at least to me. Seven failures in as many years is way too many for me to trust the brand anymore.
Yeah I still barley have confidence in the tires made in Germany. They would most likely state that in pretty big and bold type face. You have any tires you like currently? I'm trying to nail down 700c tires for touring/off-road (CX) and urban riding. Something that is no less than 28mm tire.
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