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Capit tire warmers

By |2019-01-15T06:58:34-08:00November 28th, 2018|Categories: All, Article, Free, Reviews, Testing Program|Tags: , , , |

Capit Suprema Spina Tire Warmers Home site: https://www.capit.it/en/ USA site: https://www.tawperformance.com/ Tire warmers are only as good as their power supply. Easy....... take a second to think that through....... That is by far the first and most important facet of this type of product. If you have 5 devices running off one thin extension cord, the [...]

How To: Capit Tire Warmers

By |2019-01-15T06:59:35-08:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: All, Free, How-To, Reviews, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , |

T.A.W. Performance sent us a set of Capit tire warmers, their Suprema Spina model, to work with. We begin by using them as the foundation for this Tire Warmers 101 video. Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please Subscribe or Login. Want to see the full [...]

Contact Patch: Monitoring Tire Pressures

By |2019-01-15T07:13:17-08:00October 15th, 2018|Categories: All, Suspension, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , |

Tires = money, so why waste them. Using 3 brands of tires across 4 different horsepower motorcycles, Dave demonstrates how to track your tire pressures and temperatures through the morning so they don't shred themselves into the afternoon. Premium Video Trailer.  [...]

Tire Testing: Bridgestone R11

By |2019-01-15T07:25:58-08:00September 18th, 2018|Categories: All, Reviews, Suspension, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , |

Dave flogged the new Bridgestone R11 all day long, to within a pound of it's life. Pressures went up, pressures went down. Geometry tipped, and then tipped some more. Braking lines got fat, and then in shape. Cats and dogs living together... mass grip area. [...]

Tuned Suspension = Speed

By |2019-01-16T01:26:27-08:00April 25th, 2018|Categories: All, Racing, Suspension, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , , |

It's Brandon Souza's first race weekend. While he's no novice rider, he's no Marquez either. His suspension is out of adjustment. His lap times plummet as Dave gets to work. Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please Subscribe or [...]

Contact Patch: Reading Street Tires 1

By |2019-01-16T01:28:57-08:00April 18th, 2018|Categories: All, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , |

The tires never lie. Dave reads the tire wear of several street bikes, explains the malady causing the wear, and the remedy necessary to restore tire health, which ultimately extends tire life... which invigorates bank balance stamina. Premium Video Trailer.  To [...]

Contact Patch: Cold Tire Pressure

By |2019-01-16T04:20:21-08:00April 10th, 2018|Categories: All, Free, Tires, Video|Tags: , , |

Like most things we discuss on this channel, the faster you ride the more important they become. Cold tire pressure is one of those thingy's. It becomes important to faster street riders, and to track day riders who don't use tire warmers... yet. Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please [...]

Contact Patch: Testing Tire Pressures

By |2019-01-16T04:25:09-08:00April 1st, 2018|Categories: All, How-To, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , |

Tire pressure has the single greatest effect on tire wear and grip. It's the first line on the trouble shooting flow chart. Dave deliberately alters his rear tire pressure to demonstrate what happens and why. Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the [...]

Contact Patch: Pressure Pressure Pressure

By |2019-01-17T02:30:42-08:00April 1st, 2018|Categories: All, Tires, Video|Tags: , , |

More remote tuning with Dave Moss via text during each of the last 3 Trackdays at Utah Motorsports Campus (formerly Miller Motorsports Park) in the high desert. The thumbnail pic is a shredded front tire. The love affair between tire pressure and temperature is both beastly and beautiful (a little tire poetry there). [...]