As the industry seems to be working itself back from 3-inch plus tires, we may have just struck gold with the new 2.6 offerings. When mounted up, the 29×2.6 is just shy of the width of a 27.5×2.8 and only a smidge taller than a 29×2.4. So, increased volume and traction without sacrificing bottom bracket height or needing a secondary wheelset. Companies are quickly expanding the 2.6 market; however, there are a few solid options already getting ready to hit the masses. Here’s a taste of what’s to come.
Maxxis Rekon 29×2.6 EXO/TR – $91
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