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Bridgestone Battlax BT-016 Front Tire


  • Manufacturer: Bridgestone


Bridgestone Battlax BT-016 Front Tire

  • New multi-compound technology derived from MotoGP delivers the grip performance demanded in every aspect - braking, maximum side grip in cornering, and strong traction at the exit of a corner
  • Front tire features dual compound (3LC) to provide grip in all riding modes. The center compound offers linear handling while the shoulder compound secures high grip and solid contact feeling
  • The front tires parallel S shaped grooves give optimal cornering force to improve stability, linear handling and absorption. Groove location across the tread center secures rich contact feeling and stable wet performance
  • The steel MS-BELT (mono-spiral belt) construction applied to front and rear tires absorbs sudden impact from bumps and offers high stability and tremendous line-holding in corners
  • HTSPC- ( High Tensile Super Penetrated Cord - Mono Spiral Belt ) technology in front and rear tire provides rich contact feel, strong grip and high-speed stability
  • 3D-CTDM ( Comprehensive Tire Design Method ) is advanced tire design technology that enables dynamic, three-dimensional simulations of tire performance at all lean angles
  • Compares to Dunlop Qualifier, Michelin Pilot Power/Pilot Sport HPX, Pirelli Diablo/Rosso, Metzeler Sportec M-3/M-1
  • O.E. replacement sizes available, see tire code reference below

O.E. Tire Size Codes:

  • 120/70ZR-17 E = 2008 Suzuki GSX-R750
  • 120/70ZR-17 J = 2008 Kawasaki ZX-10R
  • 120/70ZR-17 M = 2008 Suzuki GSX-R600
  • 120/70ZR-17 U = 2009 Ducati Monster 1100
  • 120/70ZR-17 L = 2009 Kawasaki ZX-6R
  • 120/70ZR-17 N = 2009 Suzuki GSX-R1000