The Saguaro strikes a beautiful balance of versatility and performance. Featuring a pattern that falls nicely between the Mezcal and the Barro Mountain, the Saguaro rolls fast and bites hard. The tread pattern makes for predictable cornering on all surfaces and the connected central knobs make acceleration and speed maintenance nearly effortless. Suited for applications ranging from XC racing to big-hit slopestyle, the Saguaro is the perfect do-it-all tyre.
"...We liked the Saguaro’s strong grip from the get-go – all surfaces wet or dry, grippy or slick were handled with varying degrees of panache, but we never felt the tyre had the acceleration to make it a tyre we’d choose for fast paced rides or racing. It felt a bit dead, certainly more sluggish than its low-profile tread appearance suggested. It was like there was too much grip; we could feel the tread clawing at the hardpack unnecessarily...."