The Bridgestone S20 Evo improving on the S20 to enhance handling performance & cornering using existing tread patterns with updated construction & rubber technology from MotoGP.
Handling and stability are improved by optimized stiffness of both front and rear tires.
Wear life is enhanced without losing performance of S20.
S20 EVO (front) has Dual Compound (3LC) technology plus a high strength belt package.
Rear tire re-introduces Triple Compound (5LC) technology originally introduced in the Battlax BT-016 to provide both good grip and wear life. The Center compound provides good stability, the shoulder compound transfers power to the road with strong traction and the edge compound offers high grip and a secure contact feel.
Rear grip is also enhanced by providing a compliant contact patch.
Other technologies used included : (MS-Belt) Mono-Spiral Belt, (HTSPC) High Tensile Super Penetrated Cord and Enhanced Bead Filler, to achieve high levels of all-around sport bike performance.