Work Equip Series – Old School JDM Wheels

Work Equip Series Old School JDM Wheels
Work Equip – Work Equip Silhouette – Work Equip Excel – Work Equip Spirit 11 – Work Equip Spirit 33 – Work Equip Spirit 44 (L-R). The Work Equip Series had quite a few variations in the past. Hunters of Old School JDM Wheels have probably seen at least half of the Work Equip wheels in this picture but most likely never knew the actual name of them. Personally I think the Work Equip Spirit 33 is the coolest of the bunch! – Work Equip Series Old School JDM Wheels

Recommended Reading for Wheel Whores: Old-School JDM Vintage Wheels

 

 

Import Tuner Magazine has provided this great article for all us Wheel Whores out there. Covering some of the hot JDM
wheels from the 80’s and 90’s. Can you believe that no one even used the term “JDM” back then?

Link: http://www.importtuner.com/wtg/impp_1105_old_school_vintage_wheels/index.html

If anyone knows which issue of Import Tuner this is from please let me know, it’s a must add to my library.

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Panasport Wheels on S30 Datsun 240Z at Datsun Swap Meet – JDM Wheels

Panasport Wheels on S30 Datsun 240Z at Datsun Swap Meet - JDM Wheels
When it comes to high performance JDM Wheels, Panasport Wheels has been around for many years in the USA and also in Japan with their classic banana spoke shaped wheels. The S30 Datsun 240Z pictured was spotted at the Datsun Swap Meet in Eagle Rock, CA.

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Hayashi Racing Techno-R Fin & Hayashi Techno-R Mesh – JDM Wheels

Hayashi Racing Techno-R Fin & Hayashi Techno-R Mesh - JDM Wheels
The Hayashi Racing Techno-R Fin & Hayashi Techno-R Mesh are Old School JDM Wheels which gave you options. The The Hayashi Racing Techno-R, which is based off the Hayashi Racing 502 Fin, had the 2 way option of using the plastic dust cover style cap or the the BBS Turbofan Style Optional Aero Cover. The Hayashi Techno-R Mesh, which is based off the Hayashi Racing 504 Mesh, also had the plastic dust cover style cap and the BBS Turbofan Style Optional Aero Cover; additionally a faux centerlock style hex cap and lug nut cover. Pictured are the Hayashi Racing Techno-R on a AW11 Toyota MR2.

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Suzuka Sangyo LONGCHAMP XR-7 BY SSR WHEELS – JDM WHEELS

Suzuka Sangyo LONGCHAMP XR-7 BY SSR WHEELS Z10 Toyota Soarer – JDM WHEELS
The Suzuka Sangyo LONGCHAMP XR-7 jdm wheels are the less popular brother to the Suzuka Sangyo LONGCHAMP XR-4. The main difference of the Suzuka Sangyo LONGCHAMP XR-7 to the LONGCHAMP XR-4 are the awkward looking center caps, also it sees the spokes have a different profile. Construction is SSR Wheels 3 piece welded sandwich mount face as shared with the LONGCHAMP XR-4. Pictured are the Suzuka Sangyo LONGCHAMP XR-7 mounted on a Z10 Toyota Soarer.

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SSR Interceptor on Datsun 520 Pickup – JDM Truck

SSR Interceptor on Datsun 520 Pickup - JDM Truck
The SSR Interceptor are popular a option when it comes to old school 6 lug JDM Wheels, which makes them a sold match for this Datsun 520 Pickup. The SSR Interceptor features a classic 6 spoke style which slightly resembles the SSR Longchamp XR-4, but in 6 lug form. Three piece welded construction with sandwich mounted faces keep things together which almost makes the hardware decorational. This Datsun 520 Pickup on was at the Datsun Swap Meet in Eagle Rock, CA.

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Hayashi Command on Toyota Celica GT RA29 – JDM Wheels

Hayashi Command on Toyota Celica GT RA29 - JDM Wheels
The Hayashi Command are old school JDM Wheels from Hayashi Racing in Japan. The Hayashi Command feature a 4 spoke design and 3 piece construction which is all welded together. This set of Hayashi Command sits on a RA29 series Toyota Celica GT at the Toyotafest 2018 in Long Beach, CA.
Hayashi Command on Toyota Celica GT RA29 - JDM Wheels
This set of Hayashi Command look to have been polished. A neat feature of the Command are the how the wheel register is painted black which gives the face the illusion of floating spokes; if that makes sense.
Hayashi Command on Toyota Celica GT RA29 - JDM Wheels
Rear view of the RA29 Celica; the lines of this Toyota are classic; and the pearl orange paint accentuates it perfectly.

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