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XC Mountain Bike Tire
Industry type:Transportation
Product model number:K1174
award 3

(1) The new leader on the trail! Faster than any Kenda mountain bike tire, the Saber (K1174) represents 3 years of R&D and rigorous testing and designed to be the fastest and lightest Cross Country (XC) tire on the market.
(2) All knobs have been designed for reduced weight but enhance performance like speed and control. Low profile platform knobs in a chevron design for speed and grip, with transition and side knobs to take you to the edge of cornering control. With special reinforced CH2 chafer on tire lips makes it tubeless ready, that being said, the users could chose to use Saber with or without tubes according to the condition with proper set-ups of wheel sets.
(3)The Saber featuring the brand new R3C compound for very low rolling resistance and tread wear performance, the Saber has been proven the best rolling performance by Germany Rolling Resistance Testing Lab comparing with the market leader and major competitors tires in same category and has been chosen to be the performance tires by the American and European pro Cross Country (XC) teams before it’s officially introduced to the market.



Think all tires look the same? Look closely and you’ll see that Kenda Tires perform to the highest standards across several different categories. For the past 50 years, Kenda has been building a better tire for life’s most demanding activities. Actually, they overbuild them to ensure you succeed safely in everything you do.
Kenda is paving the road to a better tire. Kenda tires are overbuilt to guarantee solid performance and consistently ensure you get the most out of your investment. They are strategically designed down to the smallest detail to meet today’s most rugged challenges, whether that’s at the top of the summit or a road trip in a snowstorm. To keep up with your changing needs, Kenda engineers are constantly working to make improvements, enhancing durability and overall performance. With a relentless commitment to be the best, all Kenda tires exceed regulations and standards to ensure you can move forward safely.


KENDA Rubber Industrial Co., Ltd. was founded by Mr. Chin-Pao Yang in March, 1962. “Honesty, Innovation, Quality, and Service” are the 4 core values of Kenda. The original manufacturing site occupied 54,000 sq. ft. with 50 employees only produced bike, wheelbarrow tires, and tubes.Kenda bike tires were gradually choosen by several OEM bike brands such as Columbia, Huffy, Murry, AMF, Chain Bike and Roadmaster. Kenda has also boosted it’s awareness in the bike industry since providing tires, and many other renowed bike brands. Kenda has been sponsoring professional athletes, events, teams in sports since 1994, such as John Tomac, Ben Curtis (Ben Curtis won the PGA British Open Championship in 2003. Kenda’s logo on his signature orange polo was delivered to the whole world by his impressive victory.) As an international company serving a wide range of customer segments on six continents, Kenda is truly a global brand. quality, value, performance and competition.

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