The rain tires for my autocross Spitfire (1976 also) are mounted on TR7
rims. No problems whatsoever.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chris Lillja [SMTP:Chris_Lillja@pupress.princeton.edu]
> Sent: Tuesday, February 16, 1999 8:24 AM
> To: Gambony, Jim; email@example.com
> Subject: RE: 1976 Spitfire Wheels
> I don't think they were identical. TR7's had larger (metric?) wheel studs.
> wheels must be countersunk to be used with beveled Spit wheel nuts.
> I love the idea of using TR7 wheels on the Spit -- but I don't think the
> or the centers are the same.
> Chris Lillja
> Spit MKIV
> Norton Commando