Michelin Commander II Front Motorcycle Tire

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Michelin Commander II Front Motorcycle Tire
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Michelin Commander II Front Motorcycle Tire

Our Price: $103.88$174.88

MSRP: $169.95 - $285.95 - You save up to $111.07 (39% off)

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    The MICHELIN Commander II creates a new standard with regard to durability, yet without making any compromises in terms of wet weather grip, maneuverability or stability. This performance balance provides yet another eloquent illustration of Michelin's research and development philosophy: no performance gain to be achieved on one front to the detriment of another.
  • Rubber compounds provide remarkable wet grip, without compromising durability.
  • Adt (Amplified Density Technology) provides a highly dense more rigid tire casing which helps deliver excellent feedback and handling in all conditions.
  • The square bead-wire package improves casing rigidity, handling and ease of installation.
  • Silica Rain Technology (SRT) which integrates silica into the compound of the tire tread, while the MICHELIN Commander II's tread pattern has been designed to prevent all forms of uneven wear.
  • The exclusive architecture of the MICHELIN Commander II brings both maneuverability and stability. The tire's more rigid, high-density carcass improves maneuverability, while the aramid fiber crown ply of the rear tire enhances resistance and lightness for impeccable stability, even at high speeds.
  • The numerous longitudinal grooves of the tire's tread pattern optimize water dispersal for outstanding wet weather grip.

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Michelin Commander II Front Motorcycle Tire Reviews

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4.8 / 5.0
71 Reviews
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Value
4.8 / 5
Tread life
4.8 / 5
Wet Traction
4.7 / 5
Grip/Traction
4.8 / 5
Handling
4.9 / 5
Recommend it?
Yes (46)
Value
5 / 5
Tread life
5 / 5
Wet Traction
5 / 5
Grip/Traction
5 / 5
Handling
5 / 5
Recommend it?
Yes
All around satisfied customer!
Love my new Michelin Commander iI front tire! It handles great on the road. Great product, great price, and great service from Rocky Mountain ATV. Received my tires within 2 days and had Fedex tracking number to follow shipment.
May 30, 2019
Schaumburg, IL, US
Age: 45-64
Purchased
1 month ago
Gender:
Male
Weight:
>281 lbs.
Height:
5'10 - 6'0
Value
5 / 5
Tread life
5 / 5
Wet Traction
5 / 5
Grip/Traction
5 / 5
Handling
5 / 5
Recommend it?
Yes
Tire touring.
Great tire. Best prices online. Couldn't beat the price anywhere else.
May 7, 2019
Independence, LA, US
Purchased
2 months ago
Value
5 / 5
Tread life
5 / 5
Wet Traction
5 / 5
Grip/Traction
5 / 5
Handling
5 / 5
Recommend it?
Yes
Good shnit
Great tire! Great price!

-m-2006 HARLEY-DAVIDSON®--
April 26, 2019
Marion, OH, US
Purchased
2 months ago
Value
5 / 5
Tread life
5 / 5
Wet Traction
4 / 5
Grip/Traction
4 / 5
Handling
5 / 5
Recommend it?
Yes
I'm sold
Although I haven't installed this purchase on my bike yet, I give these tires high marks. I didn't give them 5 stars on the traction because I don't ride like I'm testing the bike or tires. I try to be a safe responsible rider. These tires were on my last cruiser and gave me excellent performance and tire life. I bought these for my current cruiser because they were a great buy. I will install these new tires in about two months when the original equipment tire wear out.

-m-2017 KAWASAKI Vulcan Voyager (ABS) VN1700--
April 5, 2019
Winder, GA, US
Age: 45-64
Purchased
3 months ago
Gender:
Male
Value
4 / 5
Grip/Traction
4 / 5
Recommend it?
Yes
Really like them
This is my first new set of Michelin, so far there great but it's still not warm enough for any long rides so I can't say more

-m-2007 HONDA--
March 29, 2019
Greeneville, TN, US
Age: 45-64
Purchased
3 months ago
Gender:
Male
Weight:
161 - 190 lbs.
Height:
5'10 - 6'0
Value
5 / 5
Tread life
5 / 5
Wet Traction
5 / 5
Grip/Traction
5 / 5
Handling
5 / 5
Recommend it?
Yes
commander tires
i love these tires on my 1996 roadking. great wear and stick in the florida rain. only tire i will run. on 2nd front and 3rd rear i put a lot of miles on. replace the front on everyother rear tire. getting a set for my street glide. always buy here best price and great service!
December 23, 2018
Lakewood Ranch, FL, US
Purchased
over 3 years ago
Value
4 / 5
Tread life
4 / 5
Wet Traction
5 / 5
Grip/Traction
5 / 5
Handling
5 / 5
Recommend it?
Yes
Love it
Bout the rear tire about 6 months ago and loved the way it handled on the road so bout the front one. Unfortunately its winter here now so I cant test it out till next summer but I'm sure it will do me well

-m-2009 KAWASAKI Vulcan Custom VN900--
December 10, 2018
New lenox , IL, US
Age: 25-44
Purchased
6 months ago
Gender:
Male
Weight:
161 - 190 lbs.
Height:
5'10 - 6'0
Value
5 / 5
Tread life
5 / 5
Wet Traction
5 / 5
Grip/Traction
5 / 5
Handling
5 / 5
Recommend it?
Yes
awesome tire
i've had different kind of tires and I found this tire to be top quality ...great price as well

-m-2012 HARLEY-DAVIDSON® Road King FLHR/I®--
November 29, 2018
Flushing , OH, US
Age: 45-64
Purchased
7 months ago
Gender:
Male
Weight:
161 - 190 lbs.
Height:
5'10 - 6'0
Value
5 / 5
Tread life
5 / 5
Wet Traction
5 / 5
Grip/Traction
5 / 5
Handling
5 / 5
Recommend it?
Yes
The Only Tires I Run
This is a rehash of my review for the rear tire.

I have these tires on my 99 Honda. I had them on my 08 Ultra Clssic (R.I.P.). I wore out the Dunlops that were on my 12 Ultra Limited and just replaced them with these Commader II’s. These are the stickiest tires I’ve ever seen. They grip the road like no other. The set on my Honda have 10K on them and they show no appreciable wear. These are the tires I recommend to anyone who asks my opinion, regardless of what kind of motorcycle they ride.
I checked prices from at least eight sellers and Rocky Mountain ATV/MC beat the closest competitor by $30! Thanks, Rocky Mountain!

-m-2012 HARLEY-DAVIDSON® Electra-Glide Ultra Limited FLHTK®--
November 6, 2018
Frankfort, KY, US
Age: 45-64
Purchased
8 months ago
Gender:
Male
Weight:
161 - 190 lbs.
Height:
5'7 - 5'9
Value
5 / 5
Tread life
5 / 5
Wet Traction
4 / 5
Grip/Traction
4 / 5
Handling
5 / 5
Recommend it?
Yes
Great tire... high miles... low price, what's not to love?
Been running Commander 2s for a while now on my 2011 ultra classic. I love them. High mileage tire, stout sidewall so even 2uploaded with gear they handle great.

-m-2011 HARLEY-DAVIDSON® Electra-Glide Ultra Classic FLHT/C/U/I®--
I squeeze every drop out of em
I squeeze every drop out of em
October 29, 2018
Warren, MI, US
Age: 25-44
Gender:
Male
Weight:
251 - 280 lbs.
Height:
6'1 - 6'3
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Does Michelin provide suggested tire pressures or should I use OEM spec's even though these are not OEM tires I'm replacing? My Bike is a 2013 Harley Davidson Dyna FLD Switchback with ABS.

The OEM tires being replaced are:
Front - Dunlop D402F 130/70 B18 (73V)
Rear - Dunlop D401 160/70 B17 (63H)

The new tires purchased are:
Front - Michelin Commander II 130/70B-18 (63H)
Rear - Michelin Commander II 160/70B-17 (73V)
Tim Q on May 10, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Run with OEM specs to start. If you feel you need to change for better performance, make small adjustments.
What does (63h)mean ?
A shopper on May 2, 2017
BEST ANSWER: 63H refers to the speed and load rating. This tire has a load rating of 600 pounds and a speed rating of 130 MPH.
What does the "b" stand for?
A shopper on Sep 29, 2016
BEST ANSWER: The "B" in the tire size stands for Bias Belted which is the construction of the tire.
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