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Scooter Racing Tire
Industry type:Transportation
Product model number:KD1F/KD1
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(1) KD1 scooter racing tire has front and rear tires, it designed for 125c.c. (and above) scooter races on tracks. By 1-year testing on tracks, this product has led Kenda to a new level of racing tire.
(2) KD1(F) is racing tire, we reinforced the carcass to increase the handling and high speed stability. Special apex was added in the bead to prevent the carcass deformed and side slip. With whole new racing tire compound S-SBR with special rubber combination, we increase the tire warm-up efficiency for reaching working temperature.
(3) Front tire KD1F has reverse pattern design, which is similar to heavy motorcycle tires. Front tire endures higher braking force during high speed races, with reverse pattern design could prevent uneven wear, and it could increase the stiffness of the tire for getting better handling. Rear tire KD1 has lower rolling resistance pattern design in the center, which can increase the performance of straight line acceleration, smooth design on two sides are equipping with high grip compound, it gets better grip when cornering.
(4) KD1(F) are targeting 125c.c. (and above) scooter racing tire market in Taiwan, it’s a great challenge from specification and design of the tire for refitted big horse power and high torque force engine. As motorcycles are designed with 2 wheels, we need to study the profile and riding leaning angle issues in Human factors and ergonomic. The tread dimension and profile angle are important to heavy scooters, therefore, Kenda can extend all kind of develop technologies by developing KD1(F).



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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