Smaller front sprocket

The sprocket change has to do with the winter tire project. I`m not looking for any performance gains, only some more room for the rear tire. The problem is the gap between the swing and the tire. With the first tire (120/90-18) there was zero clearance with the mud guard attached. The second rear tire…

Preparing for winter

Winter is around the corner. The current cold dark misery will hopefully soon be slightly less miserable with snow on the ground. With that in mind, I’ve bought studded winter tires. I have zero experience in winter riding, but how hard can it be… right? The tires I got are hand studded ones and made…

Honda 250 Rally OEM tires

The bike seems to come equipped with IRC tires. IRC Trails GP 21-F / 22-R to be exact. I’ve never heard of IRC tires until now, but at least they look ok. I’ll keep an open mind an see how they work. TIRE SIZES REAR 120/80-18 M/C 62P FRONT 3.00 – 21 51P STOCK RIMS…