Join Date: Nov 2003
Bikes: Specialized Allez Sport
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Yes and yes. There are several manufacturer's that make tires with colored side walls (panaracer and Hutchinson are two), some that make colored tires (michelin and Kenda), and there used to be acompany that had cmouflage printed tires, but I can't recall the name. You frame can take a suspension fork, but there are two parameters that could limit your choice or increase the parts required to convert to suspension.
1. Your headtube. The standard now is 1-1/8", but some older frames had 1" headtubes.
If you have a 1" headtube, you can get suspension, but there are fewer options.
2. Your steerer, the standard now is threadless, but older bikes had threaded steerers.
If you have a threaded steerer, you can convert to threadless, but you will also need to buy a new headset and a new stem.
I hope this was helpful.