Ninja 300 alternate tire size

Discussion in 'N2 Paddock Section' started by Steve Meyers, Mar 6, 2019.

  1. Steve Meyers

    Steve Meyers New Member

    Fiance is looking to pick up a Ninja 300 this weekend, she's a new rider so I'm not turning her loose on these old high mileage bias ply stock tires. Browsing around it seems tire choices are pretty limited in the stock size, for those of you that have one have you just upped to a 120/70, 150/70 combo to get into better tires?
  2. bmart

    bmart Control Rider

    Stock sizes? Q3+?
  3. Steve Meyers

    Steve Meyers New Member

    Can’t find a q3+ in the 140 size anywhere. Regardless I should have looked harder I guess, they make Rosso corso 2s in the stock size so we’ll just go that route.
  4. bmart

    bmart Control Rider

    That is a shame about the Dunlops. I put those on my 400 street bike (the one in my avatar on the left) and they are incredibly good. I may even bring that to the track this year!

    (Dunlop still has the 110/150 on their site. my 400 had a stock 140 but their 150 is nearly the same size and works fine.)
  5. Kruizen

    Kruizen Control Rider

    Will she be on the street or track with it?
  6. Steve Meyers

    Steve Meyers New Member

    I was wrong yet again, they don’t make the Rosso corso 2 in that size but they have other options. Anyway, mostly street, I’m hoping I can have her confident enough to get out on the track by mid summer. She has msf here in like two months I think.
  7. CleverRiver6

    CleverRiver6 New Member

    q3+ do a 110/150. The 150 is fine for the little bikes
  8. Steve Meyers

    Steve Meyers New Member

    Ended up getting a different Ninja 300 that only had 700 miles on it, so it's going to be awhile before she needs tires. The stockers should get her through the learning curve and we'll throw some q3+ on it before (if) (hopefully) I get her on the track. haha

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