American Racing Original Torq-Thrust Wheel 17”x8” Vintage Silver With Machined Lip 1965-1973
American Racing Vintage Silver 17” x 8” Original Torq-Thrust Wheel with Machined Lip for all 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972 and 1973 Mustangs.
Are you looking to change the exterior appearance of your 1965-1973 Mustang? If so you might be interested in this Vintage Silver 17" x 8" Original Torq Thrust Wheel from American Racing. This American Racing wheel features five tapered spokes that get larger at the outer lip of the wheel. Each spoke of the wheel starts at the center of the wheel and stops at the step of the lip. This wheel is available individually or as a set of four (4).
This one-piece wheel is constructed from a high grade cast aluminum. The American Racing Torq-Thrust wheel (P/N: VN3097865) is finished with the original vintage silver face with a machined lip. The inner barrel of the wheel also features the vintage silver paint, this helps finish the color contrast throughout the wheel. The center cap of the wheel is a cone shaped design that gets mounted on the wheel with the supplied mounting hardware.
- Size: 17" x 8"
- Lugs: 5-Lug
- Finish: Vintage Silver with Machined Lip
- Backspacing: 4.50"
- Offset: 0
- Center Cap: Included
*Lug Nuts are not included.
*For 1965-1966 Mustangs, 17x8" wheels are recommended for rear fitment only.
Tire Fitment Recommendations:
- For 1965-1966, 225/45-17 tires are recommended with 17x8" wheels but will require modifications for correct fit.
- For 1967-1968, 235/45-17 tires are recommended with 17x8" wheels.
- For 1969-1973, 245/45-17 tires are recommended with 17x8" wheels.
Tech Tip: This wheel is designed to fit most 5-lug 1965-1973 Mustangs with the original 5 x 4.5" bolt pattern and 4.25" of backspacing. However, you should always measure and verify clearance before ordering aftermarket wheels, as modifications may be necessary for fitment.
One of the best ways to set your classic Mustang apart on the road and in the showroom is with a new set of wheels. CJ Pony Parts carries an extensive and ever-growing inventory of traditionally styled, restomod and modernly designed wheels to compliment your individual Pony's personality. CJ Pony Parts also carries a variety of tires to match with these wheels, and wheel and tire sets come pre-mounted and balanced for a ready-to-bolt-on installation.
Order this American Racing Vintage Silver 17" x 8" Original Torq-Thrust Wheel with Machined Lip for your 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972 or 1973 Mustang from CJ Pony Parts today!