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Bontrager R3 Hard-Case Lite Reflective Road Tyre

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Model 28010
A lightly-treaded TLR road tyre with proprietary TR-Speed compound and improved Hard-Case Lite puncture protection for unmatched speed, confidence, and durability.
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Lighter, faster, stronger

The all-new R3 Hard-Case Lite road tyre rolls faster with added traction and a longer-lasting tread. The proprietary TR-Speed compound and updated Hard-Case Lite puncture protection increase both speed and durability, while the lightly-treaded design adds traction. With R3 you get a faster road racing tyre that delivers added confidence through every corner and the additional benefit of reflective sidewalls.

Product details

  1. Designed for speed, traction and durability while racing and road riding
  2. Proprietary TR-Speed compound provides confident, fast-rolling performance
  3. Hard-Case Lite with improved Nylon105 beaker belt provides lightweight puncture protection, great ride feel and extra durability
  4. Fast-rolling, lightly-treaded design adds traction and confidence
  5. Low rolling resistance and excellent cornering grip
  6. Reflective sidewall adds visibility in low-light conditions

Faster, Longer-Lasting, and Fewer Flats

The all-new R3 is one tyre that can do it all. Fast enough for race day, yet durable enough for every day, the R3 is your go-to road tyre for great ride feel and lasting performance. Rethinking our research and design has resulted in new proprietary compounds and technologies for a do-it-all road tyre that rolls faster, lasts longer and protects better against flats.

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Features

Added visibility

Reflective sidewalls add proven visibility in low light conditions by accentuating the strong contrast between a moving tyre and a dark environment.

Race day and everyday

Leading speed, confidence and durability make the R3 Hard-Case Light Road Tyre perfectly suitable for race day or everyday.

Faster rolling

Bontrager's proprietary TR Speed Compound rolls faster. We went back to the drawing board and totally reworked our rubber compound to deliver a tyre that is faster in the lab and faster on the road.

More miles

The updated tread design, casing construction and all-new TR-Speed Compound deliver the perfect blend of speed, traction and tread life. Detailed testing shows significant improvement in wear rate so you can get that new tyre feel for longer – lots longer.

Fewer punctures

The improved Hard-Case Lite Puncture Protection adds in a Nylon105 breaker belt that offers increased protection against flats while maintaining a supple, smooth-rolling ride feel.

Added traction

The R3's lightly treaded casing adds traction and cornering confidence. As the tyre size increases the traction becomes more pronounced, perfect for aligning tyre size with intended use.

Specifications

Size 700C x 25mm 700C x 28mm
Diameter 700C 700C
Width 25 mm 28mm
TPI 120 TPI 120 TPI
Durometer 60a/57a 60a/57a
Type Clincher Clincher
Maximum pressure 125 psi 125 psi
ETRTO 25-622 28-622
Puncture protection Hard-Case Lite Hard-Case Lite
Weight 203g 230g

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