Tune Black Burner 29 TE (textile edition)

Tune Black Burner 29 TE

Award WINNER 2018
Category Bike Components
Company Tune

Probably the lightest MTB 29“ clincher-wheelset ever mounted... weighing in at only 1kg!? Tune is constantly striving for innovative products with a strong emphasis on weight reduction. To offer the highest possible weight reduction Tune set out and combined innovative textile spokes with superlight carbon rims and our lightest hubs. But is such a wheelset race-ready? The Answer is short and simple: YES. The wheelset has proved itself on our various test-benches as well as under real conditions. Regarding both steering precision and lateral stiffness, the wheelset can withstand demanding race conditions.

Award Criteria

  • Degree of innovation
  • Choice of materials
  • Workmanship
  • Added value

Jury Statement

With its spokes based on polyester fibres, Tune is employing a brand-new material to make wheels even lighter. A genuine innovation.