Maxxis was founded in Taiwan in 1967 and is today one of the largest bike tyre companies in the world employing over 22,000 people in 170 countries. From it's early days Maxxis built and retained the respect of customers for range, function, durability and reliability. Maxxis produces tyres for all cycling disciplines and are best known for their mountain bike tyres for Cross Country, Enduro & Downhill. Maxxis also produces Road bike tyres and has had a cult following for their BMX tire range since its inception. Their most popular models include Ardent, Ikon, Minion, Reduse, Overdrive and Hookworm.