BST Carbon Wheels; Worth their Weight?

It has been claimed that fitting carbon rims to your bike is the simplest way of gaining performance. Is this true? To find out, The Bike Show heads to the race track and fit a set of BST’s finest to a Triumph Speed Triple R.





BST Wheels Find out more about our Brock’s Performance Carbon Fiber BST Wheels.

Weighing between 40 and 60 percent less than OEM wheels, BST wheels bestow sportbikes with faster acceleration, and quicker braking by weighing less than their production-bike counterparts. Lighter wheels are also easier for suspension systems to control over bumps and irregular surfaces, yielding more traction and unimpeded acceleration. Less rotating mass also equals less rider fatigue. Click here to view our complete collection.


The Bike Show is a South African motorcycling programme that covers everything on two wheels — from adventure bikes to sport bikes and all points in between. If it’s got two wheels, then it’ll be on The Bike Show!