What Happened To Plus Sized Tyres? | The Fall And Rise of 27.5+

Published on April 6th 2020


It was only a few years ago that mountain bike journalists and brand managers were applauding both the benefits of larger volume 27.5 tyres handily labelled by the industry as PLUS size tyres. So what happened to them? The good old plus? Are they still relevant? And are they still as fast? And what place do they have on bikes? Subscribe: http://embn.me/subscribenow Our shop: https://embn.me/uW Follow us on Instagram or Facebook! @emountainbikenetwork If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 https://embn.me/uV #embn #mountainbiking #mountainbike #mtb #bikelife #cycling #ebiking #ebike #emtb Watch more on EMBN... 📹 EMBN Features - https://embn.me/Features 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound Skeemers - Cecilia Lindh Time Fade - V.V. Campos Sneaking Up on You - The New Fools Get Me Something - The New Fools Through The Static - Keppel Skies Take Away - Camelian Glade Second Side - Yomoti Whip Whoosh 4 - SFX Producer Submit your content here: https://upload.embn.com/ The Electric Mountain Bike Network (EMBN) is the world’s leading electric mountain bike (eMTB) channel and community. Dedicated to igniting your passion for eMTBs, EMBN delivers weekly original content to inspire you to take your riding further, faster – and with more fun. Whether you live to conquer the techiest terrain – both up and down; to access and explore the beautiful backcountry; or simply to pack as much fun as you can into the precious riding time you have, EMBN is dedicated to covering eMTB from every angle. From inspiring you to go electric – helping you understand what you need, where and how to ride to get the best from your eMTB experience, and more – through showcasing and exploring the latest, most innovative tech, empowering and entertaining features, to skills videos that help you progress and can tackle ever-more adventurous terrain, and much, much more. Every week we bring you informative and entertaining videos on… - The know-how… - The skills… - The tech… - The inspiration… ...to go faster and explore more! EMBN is mountain biking… fully charged: helping you go faster, further, and with more adventures than ever before. Join the EMBN community: Facebook: http://embn.me/facebook Instagram: http://embn.me/instagram Twitter: http://embn.me/embntwitter Thanks to our sponsors: Specialized: http://embn.me/specialized Haibike: https://embn.me/haibike Canyon: http://embn.me/canyon Ergon: http://embn.me/ergon Maxxis: http://embn.me/maxxis Park Tool: http://embn.me/parktool Garmin: https://embn.me/garmin Muc-Off - https://embn.me/MucOff Mavic Wheels: https://gmbn.eu/Mavi