Manufactured by Dunlop as standard fitment to all C Type Jaguars.
The D Type Developments Aluminium Rim Reproduction Spoked Wheel
Based entirely on original dimensions the DTD aluminium rim wheels have been produced to satisfy the demand for replacement wheels that are identical to those used in the 1950s.
These rims have the correct bored holes for the spokes instead of the more common dimple.
These wheels are suitable for original Jaguar C Types and XK120s.
They are available in two specifications both with 16” diameter and 5” wide rims.
The original C Type drum brake specification was for 54 spoke, long hub wheels, alternatively, 60 spoke short hub wheel designed to fit C Types with original Dunlop 6 and 4 pot disc brakes.
Correct specification inner tubes should be used.
Rims are drop forged for ultimate strength and durability.
Material aluminium alloy, tensile strength 315 Mpa, 10% elongation.
Spokes butted type. Assembly by MWS.
Wheels now available £1200 each.