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    Default Re: MAF Masseter vs Michelin Pilot Sport

    Quote Originally Posted by Vicky_New_Guy View Post
    I guess Masseter is available in radial as well now.

    What's the difference between

    Rear - 140/70-17 MSX
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    Rear - 140/70-17 MASSETER-X MCT TL*
    Hi,

    I have an AS200 which is running MRF Revz-S 130/70-R17 rear and MRF Zapper FY 110/70-17 front for almost 10k Kms.
    Since ive ridden mostly hills and a lot of bad roads the tyres have lots of small cuts. The grooves are still deep and the tread wear indicators still indicate more than half life left. pics attached. First 2 are front tyre, last two are rear tyre.
    I dont do speeding corners. Mostly ride under 100kmph, sometimes cross it on highways. DO a lot of bad roads.
    Are these tyres good for use or do i need to change them?

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    The massetter is available in 140/70-17.
    Will this bigger tyre fit the AS200? I was thinking of this too but there is not much spapce between the tyre and the swingarm/tyre hugger.
    Anyone has fit 140/70-17 or 150/60-17 tyres on AS200?
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    Default Re: MAF Masseter vs Michelin Pilot Sport

    Quote Originally Posted by guptavis View Post
    Hi,

    I have an AS200 which is running MRF Revz-S 130/70-R17 rear and MRF Zapper FY 110/70-17 front for almost 10k Kms.
    Since ive ridden mostly hills and a lot of bad roads the tyres have lots of small cuts. The grooves are still deep and the tread wear indicators still indicate more than half life left. pics attached. First 2 are front tyre, last two are rear tyre.
    I dont do speeding corners. Mostly ride under 100kmph, sometimes cross it on highways. DO a lot of bad roads.
    Are these tyres good for use or do i need to change them?

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    The massetter is available in 140/70-17.
    Will this bigger tyre fit the AS200? I was thinking of this too but there is not much spapce between the tyre and the swingarm/tyre hugger.
    Anyone has fit 140/70-17 or 150/60-17 tyres on AS200?
    I've got Massater 140, My friends got PSR 150. No mods are required. I've got an AS200.

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    Default Re: MAF Masseter vs Michelin Pilot Sport

    Quote Originally Posted by hemanta View Post
    I know this because I contacted mrf with the same doubt. Msx is bias ply. MCT is multi compound. MCT have, would be better.
    Yup. I contacted MRF as well and got the smae answer. I've got the Massater MCT. As per the website there's no front tyre. But they do have a Massater in 100/80 for the front.

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    Post Re: MAF Masseter vs Michelin Pilot Sport

    I am using Masseter for last 18k Kms, and need to change it soon. I never had Michelin on my motorcycle, but as far as i heard, Masseter has better overall performance as Michelin is notorious on muds and wets.

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    BTW did anyone notice that the thread title has a type error?

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    Default Re: MAF Masseter vs Michelin Pilot Sport

    Quote Originally Posted by sayanchakraborty89 View Post
    I am using Masseter for last 18k Kms, and need to change it soon. I never had Michelin on my motorcycle, but as far as i heard, Masseter has better overall performance as Michelin is notorious on muds and wets.

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    Michelin pilot sporty is pathetic in wet. Michelin pilot Street is good, better than Masseter
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