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Michelin Country Rock Tire

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The Michelin Country Rock Tire is an all-time favorite for around town and commuting use it is great for city streets, hardpack, and gravel. Its characteristics make it a perfect urban tire. With great performance for the price and extremely long wear, it is suitable for a cruiser, city bike or utility/touring bike. It features a minimal tread pattern for traction on dirt paths, and rolls smoothly on asphalt as well.
  • Ideally suited to hardpack trails, bike paths or urban use
  • Excellent Cornering Grip
  • Tire Bead: Steel
  • ISO Diameter: 559
  • ISO Width: 44 mm
  • Tire Type: Clincher
  • Tire Diameter: 26"
  • Tire Use: Mountain, Road
  • Published Weight: 560 g
  • PSI: 29-58 PSI

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Michelin Country Rock Tire
 
4.6

(based on 17 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Lightweight (4)
  • Low rolling resistance (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Casual riding (3)
    • Commuting (3)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Smooth tire, long lasting

    Best tire for the buck! I personally own mountain bikes only, and was tired of wearing out expensive MTB tires on the pavement during commuting around on weekdays when I'm not hitting the trails....Read complete review

    Best tire for the buck! I personally own mountain bikes only, and was tired of wearing out expensive MTB tires on the pavement during commuting around on weekdays when I'm not hitting the trails. MTB tires were noisy, rough, and are higher resistance than tires made for the pavement or hybrids. So I tried many different tires, until I came across these set of Michelin Country Rock tires... Now it makes me wanna ride all the time! is comfortable, smooth, quiet, fast, looks good not supper skinny and most importantly super economic. I have owned this pair of tires a little over a year, they still have some meat and never had a flat. I'm definitely buying these again! What? You still have not purchased them? What are u waiting for? Christmas?

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Do NOT like these tires

    I pretty much use these on a MTB converted to street use, for daily transportation to work. To get a better quicker ride, for the better part of a decade I always went with...Read complete review

    I pretty much use these on a MTB converted to street use, for daily transportation to work. To get a better quicker ride, for the better part of a decade I always went with & bought Kendra Kross Plus tires (a great cross between street & the occasional hard pack trail...knobbies only on the sides).

    After going thru about half dozen of these (the Kenda's), I decided to try something different with better/less rolling resistance which were these Michelin's. The price was great & it looked more dedicated to street, with no thick knobbies.

    Well, I was wrong. These tires and there side walls are very soft, no matter how many PSI you put into 'em they always ride/look as if they are low on air. Cornering at times (and Im not talking warp speeds, almost parallel to the ground), feels as if the tire is going to come off the wheel. Also because the rubber/compound is so soft the rolling resistance is horrible compared to the Kendra's I always used.

    What is shocking & dissapointing is I do use Michelins on my dedicated offroad MTB (I am a big "Wild Gripper hot S" fan), and they have always been stellar! I am just going to go back to using the Kendra Kross plus's for my commuter, they are tried and true, and only double in price of these Michelins, which is still a bargain in $$.

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    5.0

    Great tire

    By Azoutdrman

    from Glendale,Arizona

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Easy To Install
    • Lightweight
    • Smooth Riding

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Casual Riding

      Comments about Michelin Country Rock Tire:

      I ride hard surface overall but wanted a better tire than I used in the past.Being all smooth and a 1.50 width.Which is less effort only on hard surface.Which is exactly why this time I went with this tire.Along in the fact Michelin is well known for top quality tires.You wont go wrong as they didn't building this excellent tire.It rides the smoothest of all tires Ive used in my life.Im 57 years old and owned bicycles my entire life.The other thing about this tire, that sets it apart from the others.Happens to be its wide latitude for air pressure! Being from 32-71 PSI which again enables this tire for best of both worlds.Last are its good looks.You wont go wrong with this tire.

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      5.0

      Greatest tire ever

      By specializedfatboy

      from Surprise, AZ

      About Me Commuter

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Durable
      • Easy To Install
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Casual Riding
        • Road Biking

        Comments about Michelin Country Rock Tire:

        These are the best tires ever for mountain bike commuting. I am on my 3rd set and have purchased a new set every two years for the past 6 years. I will not buy anything different because these are perfect for street riding, and they will also handle off road. Do yourself a favor and get a set.

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        • No
         
        4.0

        Great value comfortable ride

        By Bob's your uncle

        from edmonton, AB, Canada

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Good Looking
        • Good price
        • Smooth ride

        Cons

        • Picks Up Small Rocks

        Best Uses

        • Pavement

        Comments about Michelin Country Rock Tire:

        Great summer tire, will test to see how it runs in the winter.

         
        2.0

        Do NOT like these tires

        By JimmyPringles

        from Queens, NY City

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • cheap
        • Easy Mounting On Wheel

        Cons

        • Bad Cornering Side Walls
        • Side Walls Super Thin

        Best Uses

          Comments about Michelin Country Rock Tire:

          I pretty much use these on a MTB converted to street use, for daily transportation to work. To get a better quicker ride, for the better part of a decade I always went with & bought Kendra Kross Plus tires (a great cross between street & the occasional hard pack trail...knobbies only on the sides).

          After going thru about half dozen of these (the Kenda's), I decided to try something different with better/less rolling resistance which were these Michelin's. The price was great & it looked more dedicated to street, with no thick knobbies.

          Well, I was wrong. These tires and there side walls are very soft, no matter how many PSI you put into 'em they always ride/look as if they are low on air. Cornering at times (and Im not talking warp speeds, almost parallel to the ground), feels as if the tire is going to come off the wheel. Also because the rubber/compound is so soft the rolling resistance is horrible compared to the Kendra's I always used.

          What is shocking & dissapointing is I do use Michelins on my dedicated offroad MTB (I am a big "Wild Gripper hot S" fan), and they have always been stellar! I am just going to go back to using the Kendra Kross plus's for my commuter, they are tried and true, and only double in price of these Michelins, which is still a bargain in $$.

           
          5.0

          these are great tires

          By Ruffian

          from Seattle

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Fast
          • Great traction
          • Light

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Michelin Country Rock Tire:

              Love is the only word. fast, quiet (so quiet you can startle pedestrians). great traction, even on trails and roots. dry trails of course, they are not mud tires, but they have gotten me thru some bogs anyway. tread design/compound works great to keep rocks from cutting tread. i have them on my XC bike and i will be bummed when it gets so wet i gotta change them out until next spring/summer. did i mention they were fast?

               
              5.0

              city tire

              By B

              from Canada

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Fast
              • Water Shedding

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • City
                • Commuting

                Comments about Michelin Country Rock Tire:

                Had a set of these on a commuter bike, they lasted through 2 years of daily commuting before salt ate through the sidewalls. The tred pattern forces water out from under the tire, providing good grip on wet pavement.

                 
                5.0

                Smooth tire, long lasting

                By Pedaling Zito

                from Orlando, FL

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Good grip
                • Great Appearance
                • Low Rolling Resistance
                • price
                • Quiet
                • Smooth

                Cons

                • none

                Best Uses

                • Daily commuting

                Comments about Michelin Country Rock Tire:

                Best tire for the buck! I personally own mountain bikes only, and was tired of wearing out expensive MTB tires on the pavement during commuting around on weekdays when I'm not hitting the trails. MTB tires were noisy, rough, and are higher resistance than tires made for the pavement or hybrids. So I tried many different tires, until I came across these set of Michelin Country Rock tires... Now it makes me wanna ride all the time! is comfortable, smooth, quiet, fast, looks good not supper skinny and most importantly super economic. I have owned this pair of tires a little over a year, they still have some meat and never had a flat. I'm definitely buying these again! What? You still have not purchased them? What are u waiting for? Christmas?

                 
                5.0

                Smooth rolling. High confidence.

                By mr. e

                from SE Denver, CO

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Good On Dirt And Gravel
                • Low Rolling Resistance
                • Rugged

                Cons

                • Not For Single Track Use

                Best Uses

                • Mountain Bike To Street

                Comments about Michelin Country Rock Tire:

                I bought these to make the mountain bike that my wife rides easier to ride on the street. My wife is not an avid cyclist and prefers the mountain setup to a skinny tire street machine. I found these and tried them out on my bike before I mounted them on hers. They completely change the character of the bike from a slow moving beast to a smooth rolling not quite sleek machine on the road. My wife noticed the difference immediately and absolutely loves them. She was so impressed that she talked one of her riding buddies into buying a pair.

                 
                5.0

                Sweet tire for rough roads and more

                By asynchron

                from New Mexico

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Good grip
                • Low Rolling Resistance

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Commuting
                  • Hardpack

                  Comments about Michelin Country Rock Tire:

                  Really loved these tires until the bike they were on got stolen. It was an early-90s rigid mountain bike that I used largely for commuting (in a town with terrible roads), and some light off-roading. They were champs at dealing with New Mexico road hazards, including thorns, loose gravel and sand, and mean potholes. Despite being soft enough to get good traction, the rubber seemed rather durable and tough.

                   
                  5.0

                  Great Tire

                  By Brown Rider

                  from Corona, Ca

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Great price
                  • Great Tire

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Road

                    Comments about Michelin Country Rock Tire:

                    Perfect tire for Mtn Bike on city streets.

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