Tyres & Wheels
The DH version of the Maxxis Shorty was an instant favourite of the Maxxis World Cup DH racers. The single-ply version offers trail riders the same traction in a much lighter package. All trail versions of the Shorty feature our Tubeless Ready casing and 3C MaxxTerra compound.
- Mid-spike tread design
- 3C Maxx Terra
- EXO Protection available
- Tubeless Ready (TR)
- 3C MaxxTerra available
- DoubleDown (DD) 120 TPI dual-ply construction available
- Wide trail (WT) casing is optimized for 35mm inner width rims
- Size: 27.5 x 2.30
- ETRTO: 58-584
- TPI: 60
- Bead: Foldable
- Weight: 865g
- Compound: 3C MaxxTerra
- Max PSI: 60
- Tech: Tubeless Ready (TR), EXO Protection, 3C MaxxTerra
- Colour: Black
MaxxTerra: An intermediate compound configuration used in select mountain tyres. 3C Maxx Terra is softer and offers more traction than 3C Maxx Speed, yet provides better treadwear and less rolling resistance than Maxx Grip.
EXO Protection: An extremely cut-resistant and abrasion-resistant material added to the sidewalls of select mountain tyres. This densely woven fabric is also lightweight and highly flexible, ensuring that the performance of the tyre remains unaffected. Choose EXO Protection for exceptionally rocky, treacherous trails where the chance of sidewall cuts and abrasions is high.
Tubeless ready: Tubeless tyres 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 tyre; and less chance of flatting since there is no tube. Maxxis Tubeless Ready (TR) tyres provide the benefits of a UST tubeless tyre without the weight penalty.