Kenda's response for suggested sticky race rain tire - Kawasaki Z125 Forum
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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-17-2019, 02:22 PM Thread Starter
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Kenda's response for suggested sticky race rain tire

After the last thread I created asking about Kenda vs Mitas and which would be better I went with the Kenda's and I also mentioned in that thread I would reach out to them with a suggestion to get us a sticky rain tire for the race track. They had sent a response back to me suggesting to use the Kozmik tire which is a hard/medium compound but not "much harder" that the Kwik but still sticky.

I did look at those before but wasn't confident in their grip level but at their price I might give them a shot.

Does anyone have any thoughts?

Looking at sizing was thinking: 110/70 front and 120/70 rear.

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-17-2019, 06:48 PM
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I suspect compound way too hard for true rain racing use, but if you try them let us know.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-18-2019, 09:21 AM
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We stock the Kozmik, though they're just hitting the market. Can't say I've raced them in the rain, but they certainly look the part of a rain race, and all initial feedback has been great.

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