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Maxxis Ardent Race Tire - 27.5"

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Maxxis - Ardent Race Tire - 27.5"
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The Maxxis Ardent Race Tire bridges the gap between XC and trail well. With medium-height knobs that can handle some spice and a ramped center portion that rolls at race pace, this is a good choice for long rolling trails.

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3C MaxxSpeedUsed primarily in cross country and enduro tires, the two compounds in the outer layer are specially formulated to reduce rolling resistance and optimize treadwear and traction.

EXO ProtectionAn extremely cut-resistant and abrasion-resistant material added to the sidewalls of select mountain tires. This densely woven fabric is also lightweight and highly flexible, ensuring that the performance of the tire remains unaffected. Choose EXO Protection for exceptionally rocky, treacherous trails where the chance of sidewall cuts and abrasions is high.


Tubeless ReadyTubeless tires provide the rider with many benefits: the ability to run lower air pressures, which improves traction; lower rolling resistance when compared to a tube-type tire; and less chance of flatting since there is no tube. Maxxis Tubeless Ready (TR) tires provide the benefits of a UST tubeless tire without the weight penalty. Maxxis TR tires use a standard casing and require the use of a liquid sealant in order to make them airtight. Maxxis Tubeless Ready tires are the only Maxxis tires approved for use with liquid sealants. Using a liquid sealant in any non-TR Maxxis tire will void the warranty.

Ramped Knobs for Low Rolling Resistance

Medium Knob Height

High-Volume Casing

Max Pressure60 PSI


Fits 27.5" Wheels


  • Best Use: XC
  • Wheel Size: 27.5"
  • Tire Width: 2.35"
Size 27.5" x 2.35"
Compound Triple
Bead Folding
TPI 120
Weight (g) 705



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