Originally posted by desmo079 A "pointier" or taller tire turns in better. IMHO
You might, it depends on the bike and tires. We were using the new Michelin Pilots on two 99 R6's. We didn't adjust the fender or cut a piece of the fender off. One bike ended up with a bunch of rubber on the tip of the fender, and the other bike got so hot it melted part of the front fender.