Choosing the right tyre for your scooter commuter is essential. Always select a like-for-like replacement of the tyre originally specified by the motorcycle’s manufacturer. If you’re unsure what that tyre type and size was, check your owner’s manual or contact the manufacturer. Owners should be aware scooter tyre sizes can be marked in different ways, potentially making it more complicated to select your own tyre. If you’re unsure whether or the tyre you are considering is appropriate for your scooter, consult a tyre professional or the manufacturer. The tread depth can be different between new front and rear tyres on a scooter but this is not uncommon and they will typically wear at the same rate.
There a numerous types of tyre available for scooters and motorcycle, however, scooter tyres have their own idiosyncrasies