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Watanabe Wheels Line-Up - JDM Wheels

Racing Service Watanabe is probably one of the first names that comes to mindwhen it comes to Old School JDM Wheels.The most noteable is The Watanabe Type R with its 8 spoke Banana type design and deep dish. The Watanabe GR-8 was is now a historic wheel that inspired the XXR 002. The Watanabe Stellar is a JDM Wheel that I actually have never seen before. For an added price, the 8 spoke models are not only available in aluminum, but also Magnesium Wheels.

 

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Wirt Staff Radbote by Work Wheels - JDM Wheels

Wirt Staff Radbote are JDM Wheels which are made by Work Wheels. They have a 5 spoke design with covered lug nuts which was a popular design at the time. They were available in 16″ and 17″ diameter and in Silver and Gunmetal. Pictured are the Radbote wheels on a JDM Honda Inspire.

 

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Mugen MR-5 Aluminum Wheels - JDM Wheels

The Mugen MR-5 are JDM Wheels made exclusively Honda Automobiles, it says it on the wheel itself! They are also probably the most popular wheel Mugen has produced. The Mugen MR-5 features a 5 spoke face with a 2 piece design and exposed bolts. Sizing was available in smaller 14″, most popular 15″ and the most coveted 16″ diameter. A cool detail was that not only did each wheel have a center caps, but each lug nut had its own cover as well. Pictured above is a 1990 Honda Civic EF.

 

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Maystorm Wheels by GOOG Corporation

The Maystorm by Goog Corporation are 4 spoke JDM wheels with 2 piece construction. Pictured here is the Maystorm on a Suzuki Cervo Mode.

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MAZDASPEED 757 Aluminum Alloy Wheel- JDM Wheels

The Mazdaspeed 757 are JDM Wheels made specifically for Mazda’s as the name implies. The Mazdaspeed 757 feaure a 5 spoke design but only available in 4 lug configurations, either 4×114 pcd or 4×100 pcd. Pictured are the 757’s mounted on a Mazda Familia Mazdaspeed Version Type B. Being available in 4×100 means they could be had for a Mazda Miata!

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JDM Truck: BBS IMPUL on D21 Nissan Hardbody

JDM Truck: BBS IMPUL on D21 Nissan Hardbody – All the way in Japan the Minitruck scene is alive and thriving as the Japanese percieve it as popular american culture. Taakuya Takuya from Newtype Japan has sent us these pictures of his pristine King Cab on BBS Impul JDM Wheels.

JDM Truck: BBS IMPUL on D21 Nissan Hardbody

BBS Impul are cool JDM Wheels because as the name implies they are from the JDM tuning firm Impul, but manufactured by german Wheel manufacturer BBS. As a matter of fact, after a certain time period, BBS started manufacturing a good number of their performance wheels in Japan, so are these wheels considered JDM Wheels, or Euro Wheels? Either way they are mounted on a D21 Nissan Hardbody sitting on the ground! – JDM Truck: BBS IMPUL on D21 Nissan Hardbody

JDM Truck: BBS IMPUL on D21 Nissan Hardbody

This King Cab sits just right on the 18″ BBS Impul Wheels. Looks like almost one fourth of the wheel is tucked in the fenders. – JDM Truck: BBS IMPUL on D21 Nissan Hardbody

JDM Truck: BBS IMPUL on D21 Nissan Hardbody

JDM Wheels on slammed trucks is a huge fetish for me. Coming from the San Gabriel Valley just west Los Angeles, there has been more JDM inspired trucks than you would really think over the years; as I own one myself. I must say however, the Japanese have been killing it with the particular look in the last few years. – JDM Truck: BBS IMPUL on D21 Nissan Hardbody

JDM Truck: BBS IMPUL on D21 Nissan Hardbody

Takuya’s Hardbody is immaculately clean, the paint is super clean and the body is straight as an arrow. – JDM Truck: BBS IMPUL on D21 Nissan Hardbody

JDM Truck: BBS IMPUL on D21 Nissan Hardbody

Bedless shot of the work in progress, it looks super cool even like that! – JDM Truck: BBS IMPUL on D21 Nissan Hardbody

JDM Truck: BBS IMPUL on D21 Nissan Hardbody

Award Winner in a previous form. – JDM Truck: BBS IMPUL on D21 Nissan Hardbody

 

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5Zigen Keiichi by SSR Wheels - JDM Wheels

The 5Zigen Keiichi are JDM Wheels made by SSR Wheels but also with the drift king himself Keiichi Tsuchiya. The 5Zigen Keiichi features 3 piece construction with reverse mounted style. The faces feature a 10 hole design with covered lug nuts. The center cap parts look to have some cool detail on them which is part of what makes older ssr wheels cool; a bunch of random wording and engrish. The picture depicts the 5Zigen Keiichi mounted on a NA series Mazda Miata.

 

The Engrish from the Ad reads:

The Square of Evolution
Keiichi
3Peace Full Reverse
Heated Version Whell
with Keiichi Tsuchiya
Made by SPEED STAR CO., LTD.

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