SUWANEE, GA – July 18, 2013 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Maxxis is excited to announce the availability of its revolutionary new Maxxcross MX IT! The Maxxcross MX IT is a fully-featured intermediate motocross tire, with technologies including a dual compound tread pattern with long and varied tread pitches.
The front MX IT tire features Maxxis’ standard IT compound for the base of the knobs, with a soft cap layer of rubber across the center to absorb vibration and enhance braking traction. The rear tire’s center tread knobs feature a softer compound than the shoulders for holeshotting traction while maintaining stability when leaning.
The long and varied pitches of the tread design mean that the new Maxxcross MX IT can grip any terrain from soft to hard with each rotation, so this tire is optimized for outdoor tracks with varying terrains.
To top it off, a new Maxxis sidewall construction provides a sure-footed base, limiting tire roll in corners.
“The MX IT is a motocross-specific tire to complement our already proven off-road lineup of Maxxcross tires,” said Scott Perkins, marketing specialist. “We are pumped to begin a new era with a renewed focus on motocross performance. As a brand, Maxxis is well-established in the cross country and desert markets, and the MX IT will reaffirm that we can dominate on the track as well.”
Product details can be found at the following links:
Consumers should contact their local dealer to purchase. Dealers can inquire with the following distributors to order inventory: Tucker Rocky, MTA and Parts Unlimited, Parts Canada, Motovan and Kimpex.
About Maxxis International
For over 46 years, Maxxis International has delivered high-quality tires to both original equipment and aftermarket customers. Maxxis offers products for automotive, light truck, motorcycle, ATV, bicycle, lawn & garden and industrial use. The company has operations in Asia, Europe and North America, and its products are distributed in approximately 170 countries. For more information, please visit maxxis.com.