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Old 03-29-21, 05:38 AM
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Incredibly stupid question about new Panaracer logo

Hello folks, does anyone know whether / when the new Panaracer logo:
https://cyclingindustry.news/panarac...logo-identity/

will appear on products?

(in case anyone is wondering, yes I want to pay full price only in case of new lot with new logo)
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Old 03-29-21, 09:44 AM
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Probably when all the old inventory with the old logos get down below a certain level and is replaced with newly manufactured inventory.

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Old 03-29-21, 12:52 PM
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Its their new logo- I would hope it would appear on products, otherwise why change the logo?
I enjoyed reading that press release- I get a kick out of reading the marketing stories behind logo changes. They are always so BS sounding, even the legitimate parts.
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looks like a set of lowercase "p" , double pp's.
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Old 03-29-21, 01:26 PM
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Looks like a logo for the back of a Jersey. Hmmm...

I just hope they do not get all "billboard" on the tire sidewalls.
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Originally Posted by Bill in VA View Post
Looks like a logo for the back of a Jersey. Hmmm...

I just hope they do not get all "billboard" on the tire sidewalls.

I will purchase a tire with a simple sidewall that might be of less quality overall than a tire that can promise the world yet has the reflective ROYGBIV sidewalls.
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Old 03-29-21, 01:36 PM
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Yes, that is a stupid thing to worry about.
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Old 03-29-21, 02:43 PM
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Originally Posted by ClydeClydeson View Post
Yes, that is a stupid thing to worry about.
At the same time, it's real like the very nose between my eyes.

I won't purchase the ancient ugly logoed tires when a new sexy posh pink logo has been shown to the world (actually I would purchase the ugly duckies at 50% list price, otherwise new sexy logo all the way).
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Old 03-29-21, 03:14 PM
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Last year they came out with vintage style BMX tires which quickly sold out. They are missing from their new site!
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Originally Posted by gigadeath View Post
At the same time, it's real like the very nose between my eyes.

I won't purchase the ancient ugly logoed tires when a new sexy posh pink logo has been shown to the world (actually I would purchase the ugly duckies at 50% list price, otherwise new sexy logo all the way).
Wait what? I see the logo below and dont come close to thinking it is an 'ancient ugly logo' that is an 'ugly ducky'.
Its just a 5" logo on a tire. When Im riding, nobody can even see it and when Im not riding, nobody cares.
Are you think opinionated on everything for your bike or is this just a specific one off issue? Do you get all bent out of shape over the shape of stem cap bolts too?

All seriousness, what tires do you currently use? Im curious what logo is acceptable.
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Originally Posted by mstateglfr View Post
Wait what? I see the logo below and dont come close to thinking it is an 'ancient ugly logo' that is an 'ugly ducky'.
Its just a 5" logo on a tire. When Im riding, nobody can even see it and when Im not riding, nobody cares.
Are you think opinionated on everything for your bike or is this just a specific one off issue? Do you get all bent out of shape over the shape of stem cap bolts too?

All seriousness, what tires do you currently use? Im curious what logo is acceptable.
I can see a maxxis logo on bike when its moving. lol
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Old 03-30-21, 12:32 PM
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Originally Posted by cbrstar View Post
Last year they came out with vintage style BMX tires which quickly sold out. They are missing from their new site!
Maybe they are planning to bring back the Smoke and Dart with the new logo. With the new logo no one will know it is 25yo tire tech.

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I'm trying to figure out why we care about this?
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Originally Posted by hazetguy View Post
because people are tired of valve stem and chain lube threads?
What about rim brake vs. disc brake threads? Logos just don't have mojo.
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sooo, what tire dressing will the new tires require? Silicone based?
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Old 03-30-21, 12:55 PM
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Originally Posted by hazetguy View Post
I thought they were all going to be tubeless. I hear that's the new fad with kids these days.
nah, just a tube that takes place of the tire, which contains a thick casing. Call it the dunflopflopflop.
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Originally Posted by 70sSanO View Post
Maybe they are planning to bring back the Smoke and Dart with the new logo. With the new logo no one will know it is 25yo tire tech.

John

Smoke/Dart combo in 29" format does sound interesting
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"The new corporate colour, “Panaracer Purple”, blends the previous blue brand colour, signifying dawn, with the colour pink, a colour of passion."



Color of passion ! Wow
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I just want pink logoed tires.
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Originally Posted by 70sSanO View Post
Maybe they are planning to bring back the Smoke and Dart with the new logo. With the new logo no one will know it is 25yo tire tech.

John
They already did Smoke & Dart Classic Folding MTB Tire – panaracerusa

I borrowed these pics from the internet....







The modern one is at the top and you can see how they tastefully combined both the old logo's. But the new tire is way nicer! It's made of Kevlar and it a lot more flexible, and the big thing is that it's 20x 1.75 which like 27" tires was getting impossible to find. They quickly sold out and companies like Tioga are also making their version of a retro skin wall but I feel like the Panaracer is nicer.
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Originally Posted by DMC707 View Post
"The new corporate colour, “Panaracer Purple”, blends the previous blue brand colour, signifying dawn, with the colour pink, a colour of passion."
Color of passion ! Wow

"May U live 2 see rebrand the dawn."
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Originally Posted by gigadeath View Post
I just want pink logoed tires.
https://www.amazon.com/GZYF-Marker-W.../dp/B07FMS2VS6

creativity at your imagination.
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Bad time to source from China, that sharpie is guaranteed to block the Suez Canal again.
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