Panaracer Rampage SC Tire

4/5 (4 Reviews)


Product Description

Rampage SC is an all condition, all terrain tire with ZSG Active compound. ZSG Active is a very sticky version of ZSG. A new level of grip with a durable, tough, and light casing. Excellent mud shedding and outstanding descending properties. This tire will hang on to anything you can toss its way.


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Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:2
Submitted by gregmilano a Cross Country Rider from gregmilano@comcast.net

Date Reviewed: May 8, 2010

Strengths:    tracted great and reliable

Weaknesses:    weak sidewall

Bottom Line:   
I bought these for the great review and tried to use them as tubless. They aired up easily and handled great but during the first ride they completely blew off the rim in a rock garden and tangled around my fork.

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Favorite Trail:   private

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $40.00

Similar Products Used:   Specialized Purgatory, Nevagals, Minon

Bike Setup:   LT2 full XTR with Roval wheels

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by sgill32 a Racer from Dallas, TX, USA

Date Reviewed: December 23, 2009

Strengths:    Fast rolling, traction, control, cornering, light weight

Weaknesses:    Very pricey @ $95/pair...but excellent tire for the money...hope they last at least a couple yrs

Bottom Line:   
These tires are sweet. I finally found the tire I've been looking for to use for both all-mtn & xc. This tire is just as fast as the Fire Pro, exact same time on my local trail, but has better traction and control. I haven't used them in wet/muddy conditions, but for dry trails these are outstanding. This tire is staying on my bike and going to buy more for sure.

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Favorite Trail:   Dinosaur Valley

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $95.00

Purchased At:   wiggle.com.uk

Similar Products Used:   WTB, IRC, Specialized

Bike Setup:   Foes XCT-5

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by therock a Downhiller from Livermore, Ca

Date Reviewed: October 3, 2009

Strengths:    Super sticky just as the tire says. Extremely easy to mount onto rim. Appears to grip and handle trails very well.

Weaknesses:    None so far

Bottom Line:   
Panaracer customer service representatives were awesome. I feel lucky to be one of the first guys in the state to try this tire since it is not even out in the stores yet. The major thing that I really liked was it was very easy to mount the tire compared to the Kenda Nevegals. The tires gripped the turns very well and appeared to handle all the sharp sudden turns I put the tires through. So far so good. My last wet of Panaracer tires on my old bike were the Fire XC Pro and they were awesome! If these tires perform anywhere near the Fire XC Pro's then Panaracer has hit another homerun.

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Favorite Trail:   The Flume

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $35.00

Purchased At:   Panaracer

Similar Products Used:   Kenda Nevegal

Bike Setup:   Fuel EX 9, with Stans Notube rims.

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by dottgl a Weekend Warrior from Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Date Reviewed: August 1, 2009

Strengths:    Wide, comfy, grip

Weaknesses:    Get pressure right else snakebites

Bottom Line:   
Good tyres. No tyres are perfect these are better than most.

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Favorite Trail:   Glentress

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $45.00

Purchased At:   online

Similar Products Used:   Pana XC Fire

Bike Setup:   Cove HJ

Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

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Rampage SC for 29er

i've read from reliable sources that the SC compound is the shiznit for wet terrain, yet it's not available for the 29er version of the rampage. pity. so i figure i'll send a friendly request to the good folks at Panaracer and ask for it. good luck eh, it's all but impossible. frustrating that c ... Read More »

Rampage SC 2.35, XC717, stans kit?

Panaracer Rampage SC 2.35 tires Mavic XC717 rims Stan's tubeless kit (probably with one of the stans/slime/latex homebrew sealant recipes) What do you think....is this combo OK? I was wondering if the rim was too narrow for the 2.35, but I've read in other threads that the Rampage runs a little ... Read More »

Rampage 29 SC ?

Does any one know if there will be a Rampage 29 in the sticky compound? I really like the Rampage I have now but there is alway room for improvement. I've got about 1500 miles on the current model that has graced the front of my Ferrous for almost a year and a half.:thumbsup: It has spent it whole ... Read More »

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