I'm currently running Angel GT 2's on my '18. They're good tires but my commute has portions of grooved pavement. The front tire has rain channels that catch on the grooves and it makes the handlebars shake so I wouldn't recommend those if your area has grooved pavement.
Another sport touring option is the metzler roadtec 01 se. It, the dunlop rs4, pirelli angel gt2, michelin road5 all seem near top of the class.. Seems hard to choose between them other than on price.. All have been relatively recently updated..doubt there is a bad tire in that bunch..
I don't know why it is such a hard find - All I want is a Tyre that :-
1) Gets massive mileage
2) Lets me corner to 50 degs
3) Allows me to do track days
4) Run everywhere at 200km/h
5) Soak up all the bumps
6) Give me all the feedback
7) Costs $100 an end
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