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Tubeless made easy

The all-new R3 Hard-Case Lite TLR road tire is fast-rolling, easy to install, and hard to flat. It's equipped with updated Hard-Case Lite puncture protection and a lightly-treaded design for traction and confidence through every corner. Plus, it's a breeze to install, so you get all the benefits of road tubeless without any of the hassle.

Product details

  1. Designed for speed, traction, and durability while racing and road riding
  2. Proprietary TR-Speed compound provides confident, fast-rolling performance
  3. Hard-Case Lite with improved Nylon105 beaker belt provides lightweight puncture protection, great ride feel, and extra durability
  4. Tubeless Ready (TLR) design allows for easy tubeless set-up and added puncture protection
  5. Fast-rolling, lightly-treaded design adds traction and confidence
  6. Low rolling resistance and excellent cornering grip
  7. Use with Bontrager TLR wheels, sealant, and rim strips for a complete tubeless system designed and tested to work together

Faster, Longer Lasting, and Fewer Flats

The all-new R3 is one tire that can do it all. Fast enough for race day, yet durable enough for every day, the R3 is your go to road tire for great ride feel and lasting performance. Rethinking our research and design resulted in new proprietary compounds and technologies for a do-it-all road tire that rolls faster, lasts longer, and better protects against flats.

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Features

Easier to install

Easier to install

Easier installation means less time fussing with setup and more time riding. Because every Bontrager TLR product is designed and tested as a complete system, everything works better together from the start.

Hard to flat

Hard to flat

R3’s improved Hard-Case Lite protection prevents punctures, and TLR Sealant can actually seal punctures before they become flats. When they’re part of your tubeless setup, you’ll enjoy more miles and fewer flats.

Faster rolling

Faster rolling

Bontrager's proprietary TR Speed Compound rolls faster. We went back to the drawing board and totally reworked our rubber compound to deliver a tire that is faster in the lab and faster on the road.

More miles

More miles

The updated tread design, casing construction, and all-new TR-Speed Compound deliver the perfect blend of speed, traction, and tread life. Detailed testing shows significant improvement in wear rate so you can get that new tire feel for longer—lots longer.

Added traction

Added traction

The R3's lightly treaded casing adds traction and cornering confidence. As the tire size increases the traction becomes more pronounced, perfect for aligning tire size with intended use.

Better together

Better together

Bontrager offers a complete tubeless system including wheels, tires, sealant, valves, and rim strips. Every part of this setup is designed to work smoothly together, for the best in performance and ease of use.

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Specifications

Size 700C x 25mm 700C x 28mm 700C x 32mm
Diameter 700C 700C 700C
Width 25mm 28mm 32mm
TPI 170 TPI 170 TPI 120 TPI
Compound 60a 60a 60a
Bead Folding Folding Folding
Type Tubeless Ready (TLR)/Clincher Tubeless Ready (TLR)/Clincher Tubeless Ready (TLR)/Clincher
Minimum pressure 90psi 90psi --
Max pressure 125psi 125psi 70psi
ETRTO 25-622 28-622 32-622
Puncture protection Hard-Case Lite Hard-Case Lite Hard-Case Lite
Studdable No No No
Sealant volume 35mL 40mL 45mL
Weight 285g 300g 340g
We reserve the right to make changes to the product information contained on this site at any time without notice, including with respect to equipment, specifications, models, colors, and materials.
Weights are based off Trek pre-production products at time of publication. Weights may vary in final production.

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