Acceleration and braking traction is accomplished via horizontally-aligned grooves with square edges. Cornering adhesion is a result of "U" shaped channels that run the full sidewall to sidewall of the tread pattern.
The HookWorm was engineered to optimize the entire tread pattern as a potential contact patch, analogous to a motorcycle road racing tyre. This allows traction in all high-lean situations.
Curved grooved slick design
High rated pressure 65 PSI
Rim to rim tread-protected sidewalls
Tire Size - 20” x 1.95”
TPI - 60
Max PSI - 65
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