Halo H Block SLR tyre review£39.99

Quick-rolling rubber

BikeRadar score3/5

The H Block SLR tyres from Halo are aimed at racers and people who want to make their dirt jump bike lighter. 

On track, the H Block centre tread rolls blindingly fast thanks to its minimal depth. It was still grippy enough even when things got damp or we switched to sand-based dirt jumps.

Head into the corners and the slightly deeper tread pays dividends and does the job, although in any kind of less-than-dry condition we’d probably opt for something with a bit more bite. That said, when it did come to sliding we found the H Blocks were reasonably predictable, although they did tend to lose it once we leaned too far.

Freelance Writer, UK
Jake comes from a downhill background but now spends most of his time smashing shorter-travel trail and enduro bikes down those same downhill trails. He's well known for pushing components and gear to their limits, and a little further.
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 170cm / 5'7"
  • Weight: 75kg / 165lb
  • Discipline: Mountain
  • Preferred Terrain: Any type of razzing, anywhere, on any bike!
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