COMMANDER 3 TOURING
RANKING: #1 Cruiser Tire
MICHELIN® Commander® III Cruiser tires offer the best wet grip and the shortest stopping distances in wet conditions among leading competitors . The patented sidewall design of the MICHELIN® Commander® III tires enhance the styling of V-Twin motorcycles. The front tire offers an optimized groove design with a higher void ratio as compared to the MICHELIN Commander II tire to help maximize water dispersion. The new, more rounded profile as compared to the MICHELIN® Commander® II tire optimizes the contact patch across the entire profile for a more planted feel even during cornering.
Handling in wet weather
Multiple riders reported vibration from the tire
The Michelin Commander 3 Touring tire is fairly well rated. Multiple riders reported issues with vibration from the tire.
Reviews by Source
17 ratings, 4.5 of 5 stars. On a 2012 Dyna, the tires had more grip than they could use. Another reports that it feels like the tire is out of round, have had them rebalanced multiple times. On a 2016 Indian Chief Darkhorse, has great road feel, grip in bad weather, smooth and can hold a line, not the best when riding on gravel. On a Sportster XL883N, it is more nimble than stock tires. Another likes the tires, the only complaint is the cost.
81 ratings, 4.7 of 5 stars. Multiple riders had vibration from the tire.
7 reviews, 4.6 of 5 stars. Most riders liked the ride. Only complaint was no mark on tire for mounting showing the heavy part of the tire.