Are there times during a ride where you just wish you could swap out your tire tread? Norwegian company Retyre had this issue and has done something about it. The company’s interchangeable tire treads, or ‘skins,’ use a zipper to attach.
Zip on and off
Retyre lets riders zip on new tire treadsCourtesy
As the video above shows, Retyre’s solution to swappable tire treads revolves around a simple zipper. A base tire is first installed and then the tread of your choice is zipped onto that. Retyre claims it takes only seconds to zip the new tread on.