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bridgestone A40 V A41
« on: September 24, 2021, 14:56:40 »
I have the A41 on my 1050Xt (second set) and find them good with no heart in the mouth incidents. When looking at the review comparing the A40 against the A41 , the A41 come out much better. I think that's always the case when a new tyre replaces the old model. However I see that M@P are selling a SET of the A40 for £113. So I have read the reviews of the A40 when they came out in 2015. And low and behold they have great wet weather and dry weather grip. Can anyone who has used both these tyres honestly say that they noticed a big difference ? 

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Re: bridgestone A40 V A41
« Reply #1 on: September 24, 2021, 15:34:48 »
They are the same compound- that's out of the mouth of the bridgestone rep.

They changed the tread pattern to differentiate them from the A40 as they were bringing out a wider range of sizes and didn't want them confused.

The Touring T30 and T31 are again the same compound with different tread patterns.
Both aren't as good for grip or life span as the outgoing BT-023 - but that's why they want the BT-023 gone - they last too long and we don't buy enough tyres!

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