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Old 09-07-11, 02:08 PM
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Originally Posted by Chombi View Post
Unless you're planning to hang up the bike on a wall most of the time or permanently, what's the point of all white tires if the tread portion will eventually darken from dirt and scuffing caused by by the road surfaces. Why not go between the two choices and gowith whitewall tires instead??
In my experience, cream tires continue to look good even after riding them for quite a while. It might depend on the brand. Yes, they do darken somewhat but they still look cool--and decidedly cream-colored.
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