Military Vehicles, June 1997,: Re: [MV] Directional tyres

Re: [MV] Directional tyres

Colin Brookes (
Thu, 19 Jun 1997 06:33:54 +1200

>>A friend of mine got some new directional 10.50x16" tyres from Dick Cepek many
>>years ago but they were probably the last in captivity. The occasional NOS WW2
>>tyre turns up but the rubber is usually too hard after all these years for
>>serious road use.
>>David Robinson. Brisbane. Australia.

About 2 years ago I bought a set of new 10.50 x 16 tyres (I believe they
were directional). They were called 'Chevron', and were made in
Czechoslovakia. Many other Bedford owners (OY and K2 etc), in the UK
have bought them over the last few years.


Colin Brookes
Invicta Military Vehicle Preservation Society (IMPS)

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