NCAA - DUAL CHAMPIONS!
Join Date: Mar 2000
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On pavement, yes! Even great tires will peel when skidding on pavement. Actually better tires will probably peel more. Cheap tires have hard rubber compounds that do not provide a lot of traction. Better tires will actually have softer rubber to provide better traction (more give) and will not last as long.
"Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming, "WOW, What a Ride!" - unknown
"Your Bike Sucks" - Sky Yaeger