Maxxis High Roller II Tire Review

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February 13, 2018
 
Model/Year: 2017

Pros: Excellent traction Hooks up well in corners

Cons: Transition to side knobs not seamless

Recommendation: This is a great tire with excellent traction which you can really feel in corners. However, the transition to the side knobs is not completely smooth. So I ride this in the rear paired with a DHF on the front.





July 29, 2017
 
Model/Year: 2017

Pros: Fairly fast rolling, grip, price

Cons: None

Recommendation: Makes a great back tire





November 23, 2016
 
Pros: Wow. It feels like a new bike coming from stock Bontrager tires. The grip has made me exponentially more confident in hairy sections, downhill, corners. Judicious Grip.

Cons: Heavy, not very fast on climbs.





June 26, 2016
 
Model/Year: 2016

Pros: Grip, Grip, Grip
Look Sweet

Cons: Weight
Rolling resistance

Recommendation: I run this on the front in front of a high roller on the back. Love hate relationship, coming from a small block 8 these are heavier and don't climb as easy because of it (hate) then point me down the hill and watch out because these things Rip! (love) they handle great and have no problems in loose stuff.





November 5, 2015
 
Model/Year: 2105 HR II

Pros: Excellent side knob profile hooks up in corners nicely

Cons: none

Recommendation: If you're looking for a square tire with aggressive tread you must try this tire





September 7, 2015
 
Model/Year: 2015 - 26x2.4 - MaxxPro 60a

Pros: Grips and corners like no tire I've ridden before. Threw it into some dusty corners on my ride today and was amazed by how firm it held the trail. The power and speed you can hold out of a corner is a vast improvement on what I was running before.

Cons: Nothing to report!

Recommendation: Buy it, and corner like you're on rails.





April 17, 2015
 
Model/Year: 2014

Pros: Responds perfectly when carving into turns.

Cons: None





December 18, 2014
 
Model/Year: HR II 2014

Pros: Outer tread

Recommendation: Very noticeable, the ability to really lay into a corner and feel the outer tread hook up well. Like them better than ardent up front. I ride wet and tech terrain. I'd buy these again for sure!





November 3, 2014
 
Model/Year: Maxxis High Roller II 650 exo 3c MAXXTERRA 60A

Pros: Super grippy all conditions. Roll fairly well and just give great feedback to the rider

Cons: A bit soft wear out fairly quick if you ride a lot.

Recommendation: Totally





September 30, 2014
 
Pros: Fantastic traction!