Those hubs will add something like, 3/4" suspension. Elastomer inside soaks up the small stuff. WWW.TOURDEPANTS.COM .
This is my dream bike, but I lost it. The frame broke two times. Very fast, did over 4000 miles in 5 or 6 months, get at night also. Lots of lights for at night. This pic is down in Oregon, WI over 10 miles from my house one way.
2004 Martin Novato: 10613 miles, Ride in Peace (DOD: 12/05/06)
Max Speed: 40 mph