Wednesday Wheels: Speedline JDD Twin Tyres

I’m sure you’ve heard the old ”we aren’t trying to reinvent the wheel” in some useless meeting at one point in your life by a guy who is trying to justify his existence at your company when all everyone wants to do is just get back to work. Today, we have an example of someone not trying to reinvent the wheel, but rather slice it in half. Back in the 1980s, a guy named Jerry Juhan came up with the idea that two narrow tires would be much more useful in wet and sloppy conditions than one wider tire. So he put that theory into reality by literally putting two smaller tires on a single rim. He convinced wheel marker Speedline to build him a bunch of sets and went to UK tire manufacturer Avon to produce the tires. Did this work? Well, there probably is a reason why we all aren’t out there driving on eight skinny tires on our cars but I wouldn’t say it was a total failure. I think of it more as a never caught on type of deal. Naturally, a few sets of these wheels still bounce around the internet from time to time as a relic and this set up for sale in Hungary looks to be in decent shape with its original Avon TurboSpeed tires still mounted. They aren’t cheap by any means, but if you want to wow everyone at RADwood 2019, here is your shot.

CLICK FOR DETAILS: Speedline JDD Twin Tyres Wheels on eBay

Price: €1,275 ($1,450)

Biete hier 4 Stück ULTRA RAR Original Speedline SL236 DoppelFelgen für MercedesBenz W126 W116 W123 usw.
Zwillingsreifen PKW: der JJD Twin Tyre der 70er Jahre

VA + HA: 4 stück 2 x 3x x 16″ h2 ET34 5×112 Nabenloch 66,5mm

– Original Speedline Felgen
– Ca. 35-40 Jahre alt Young Timer Felgen
– Original lack mit Gebrauchspurren – siehe Bilder!
– mit 8 gebraucht Reifen

Verkaufe den Satz Felgen wie auf den Bilder zu sehen.

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International buyers wellcome! Offers wellcome!

– Andrew

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  1. Don’t have a car to put these on but these would make an awesome coffee table – one on each corner and a glass top !

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