The EMP is a really nice tire and may be just what you need on a bike with minimal clearances, or for a fast dirt ripper when things are dry.
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Donnelly EMP 700 X 38 Tires: Checkpoint- by Guitar Ted The Donnelly EMP is the newest gravel specific tire from the company that was one of the earliest proponents of gravel specific tires. This model was recently introduced and we wrote up our first impressions here. Now that some time has passed, and they have […]
“I really like this Donnelly MSO Xplor and it will stay in my garage as a keeper for those days where the ride calls for ‘more’. ” – Grannygear
The Donnelly EMP looks aggressive and tough enough with this beefed up tread design. At a claimed 38mm, it falls into a good range of size which many tires don’t cover.
Gravel Grinder News: Donnelly Debuts EMP Gravel Tire- by Guitar Ted Donnelly, (formerly Clement), introduced one of the first purpose built gravel tires available with the introduction of the Xplor MSO series. They have been rather quiet on the introduction of new gravel tires since then, focusing rather on the transition from Clement branding and […]
Donnelly MSO 650B X 50mm Tires: Checkpoint- by Grannygear Editor’s Note: Grannygear’s “Getting Rolling” introduction to the 650B X 50mm MSO tires can be found by clicking HERE. My first ride on the MSOs was in the higher elevations of a mountain town south of Los Angeles. The single tracks up here beckon […]
Donnelly MSO 650B x 50mm Tires: Getting Rolling – by Grannygear Many gravel bikes in this day and age are coming from the factory set up to run both 700c and 650b wheel sizes. Typically the smaller wheel allows for at least a 47mm tire to fit in there and more commonly, like the new […]
Gravel Grinder News: The All Things Gravel Expo- by Guitar Ted This past weekend in Emporia, Kansas, the Dirty Kanza Promotions Team hosted the first “All Things Gravel” expo in downtown, Emporia. While there had been something of an expo going on for several years on the street adjacent to the DK Promotions headquarters, this […]
Gravel Grinder News: Rocky Mountain Debuts Gravel Bike, Donnelly 650B MSO’s And More!- by Guitar Ted Gravel Grinder News has a few tidbits for you today including a new gravel “adventure” bike from Rocky Mountain and some tire news from Donnelly. Let’s dive right in….. Today Rocky Mountain Bikes introduces its take on a gravel/adventure/all […]
Top Five Gravel Tires- by Guitar Ted Tires. The thing that arouses more conversations and downright passionate feelings than anything else here on Riding Gravel. We see it on our forums, we see it from the hits on our Facebook page, and we see it on post views here when we do reviews. You folks […]