TUFO has deep roots and a legendary reputation in the cyclocross world for making the lightest and fastest rolling tires in the CX racing segment.
So how fast are their gravel tires?
Well, never has a company launched 3 models of gravel tires, ALLbeing awarded a 5/5 score and Highly Recommended verdicts on independent tester, Bicycle Rolling Resistance.
On top of that, all models havetopped BikeRumor's - Editors choice in the Gravel tire segment.. Starting with the Thundero when it was launched in 2020. The later models Speedero and Swampero followed suit when they were launched in 2021.
At Elite, we've tested these tires long enough to confirm their attributes in wet grip, fast cornering, puncture resistance and durability. But they stood out most in the weight comparisonchart where they decimated the field, being lighter than tires that were smaller or had extremely shallow knobs.
For reference, a Pirelli - Cinturato Gravel S is 110grams heavier. PER TIRE. of the same size (40mm).
All TUFO Tires are proudly Made in the Czech Republic.
Theintermediatetire, it has thebest mixbetween the Speedero'slowrolling resistanceand the Swapero'shard bite. Recommended for more advance riding inSingaporeandsome overseas riding / touring. If you aren't sure what to expect, or which tyre to pick, this would cover it.
The tire for challenging weather and conditions, it trades some rolling resistance for higher grip and deeper bite. Recommended for wet, muddy conditions or highly technical courses where grip translates to speed.