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Old 03-26-20, 03:27 PM
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Although World Tour is a very inexpensive, heavy and very low-performing tire, other than that they're great!

There used to be a folding version (Hi-Lite Tour) having the same tread pattern and with a finer, "woven", belted casing. I raced CX on those since they were a very wide 27" tire that fit my 27" Mod4 rims.

The modern ones with wire beads have a coarse casing thread count and with extra rubber on the sidewalls, so they feel very different, slower.

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