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Old 09-05-06, 02:11 PM   #1
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hookworms vs XXX

maxxis hookworms versus nokian XXX--which're the better tires?

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I've only ridin the 2 off friends bike for like 5 minutes so I can't say much performance wise. But as far as looks go the Nokian XXX look TERIBBLE, there so small!!! So with that said I would get hookworms.

Plus the Nokian XXX don't sqeele and I love squeelers!
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My Son rides on Hookworms. The have great grip on ashphalt. He is only 7 though, so his feedback is from two and a half years experience.
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