Like its predecessor, the Karoo 4 is made for adventure and dual sport riders who want good off-road performance and longevity in a 50/50 tire. The new rubber sits in between the Karoo Street and Karoo Extreme in Metzeler?? dual sport tire lineup. In developing the new rubber, Metzeler states they relied on their ??utting-edge technologies and processes??to expand the Karoo?? versatility on the dirt/street spectrum even more.