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wire wheel

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1. (Automotive Engineering) a wheel in which the rim is held to the hub by wire spokes, esp one used on a sports car. Compare disc wheel
2. (Tools) a power-driven rotary wire brush for scaling or burnishing
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With big headlights and stainless steel wire wheels, this example of one of America's finest cars has a V12 engine with 145 horsepower.
WITH its huge wire wheels and gleaming bodywork, this two-seater was the perfect ride for the first ever boyracer.
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The model features a custom metallic yellow, orange and brown paint job accented by a painting of what Huang calls a 'human panda' on the hood, gold-dipped wire wheels fitted with whitewall tyres, and a new front bumper that incorporates a gold-plated square grille, a chain-link steering wheel, a custom dash, a wooden gear knob, new seats and yellow trim pieces that echo the paint job.
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One even took on an upscale look, with wire wheels, whitewall tires, and a chrome instrument panel.
This is reflected in the alloy-rimmed wire wheels, hand guards, fog lights, crash bars, aluminium bash plate and very cool khaki green paint.
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He packed the car with top-of-the-range extras, including chrome wire wheels with Avon tyres, a heated rear windscreen, a radio and Britax safety belts.