Minion FBF

Loose Over Hard

From the Minion family comes the Minion FBF a front specific trail riding tyre.

  • Exo protection available
  • Front specific tread design
  • Inspired by the Minion DHF
  • Tubeless ready
  • Combining extreme cornering capability, low rolling resistance and fat-tyre volume for unsurpassed grip on uneven and loose surfaces

You can buy the Minion FBF direct from Maxxis by clicking here.

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Tyre Sizes

Tyre Size ETRTO TPI Bead Weight (lbs) Compound Max PSI Tech Colour
Rim Size 26
26X4.00 102-559 120 FOLDABLE 2.855 DUAL 30 EXO/TR Black
26X4.00 102-559 60 FOLDABLE 2.844 DUAL 30 NA Black
26X4.80 122-559 120 FOLDABLE 3.627 DUAL 20 EXO/TR Black
26X4.80 122-559 60 FOLDABLE 3.638 DUAL 20 NA Black
Rim Size 27.5
27.5X3.80 97-584 120 FOLDABLE 3.252 DUAL 30 EXO/TR Black
27.5X3.80 97-584 60 FOLDABLE 3.240 DUAL 30 NA Black

The Minion FBF is available in a range of fat and plus size bicycles. Check the table above and remember we are bringing in new sizes all the time.

Minion FBF Tyre Test Results

If you’re looking for fat bike/plus sized cycling tyres and you’re not sure which tyres to choose, you can always look to tyre tests for the answer.

Fat Bike tested the Minion FBF:

“Both of our sets of test tires were run tubeless with remarkably easy set-up. We’ve been using Stan’s Sealant exclusively for the last few months with great results. We incurred no flats and no weeping has happened during our ninety-day test. I think it’s going to be interesting to see how 27.5 x 3.8 performs over the 2018 winter race scene. Last year’s Arrowhead was won on low-fat wheels and I predict that won’t be the last big race that’s won aboard a bike with a set of low-fat wheels. Most of our testing took place before the snow flew, so If you’re riding a set of these tires, please let us know how they handle deeper snow. We’ve gotten snow, but we keep melting back to where this is one of those winters where we’re not piling it up very deep. I think that this set of tires would totally rip on the groomed track at the fat-bike birkie and I’m curious to see how much flotation they can provide in different snow depths and conditions.

Maxxis has done a really nice job with these bad mamma-jammas. I’m giving them 4.75 gnomes out of 5”

Gomez,, January 2015


Minion FBF Tyre Reviews

Sometimes the best reviews come from riders just like you. Take a look at our user reviews below.

Rider,, December 2019:

“Exceptional performing fat bike tire. Really good traction in all conditions, except glare ice.”


Rider,, December 2019:

“Ridding woodland trail and muddy bridle ways. The tyre preforms well even in deep sloppy, peaty mud . My previous tyre used to slid sideways but the Maxxis tyre is 'solid'. the only time the tyre has slipped was on the edge of a muddy hollow - my fault really :)

The tread is specifically designed for the front wheel.

Note: Maxxis rear also fitted which has a completely different tread pattern - excellent grip to drive you forward.”


Interested in the Minion FBF tyre for your plus size bike? Scroll down to use our dealer locator to find a tyre fitter near you.

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