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Re: [T3] OE Radials on Type 3s


On Wed, 2004-10-27 at 23:07, Everett Barnes wrote:
> Could you ever buy Type 3s brand new off the lot with radial tires?
> 
> An experienced person recently told me that no VWs came new with radials
> until 1979 or so.  This seems very unlikely to me.
> 
> I thought it was a dealer option from 1968 or so.
> 
You are stretching my memory. I do know they were available. Before '68
as a dealer option. We installed a lot of Michelins at the dealership
because the Michelin dealer was only a block away from the shop. This
was before '68.

-- 
Russ Wolfe
'71 FB AT
'66 FB MT
'64 T34 (not running)
'65 T1 (not running)
russw@classicvw.org
http://www.classicvw.org

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