[DeTomaso] Tires

MikeLDrew at aol.com MikeLDrew at aol.com
Tue Jun 3 07:07:13 EDT 2008

In a message dated 6/2/08 10 32 52, Dickruzzindesign at aol.com writes:

> I think this drawing was made after the first running prototype was built,
> the one seen at Monte Carlo that Princess Grace rode in. It also had a glass
> panel in the roof.
> The tires on that car look huge, the tread would indicate truck tires.
> I think that if you could compare the Monte Carlo Mangusta with the
> production version you would be quite surprised with the differences.

Here's a photo of that car, with its original tires:


The tires aren't truck tires--they are Dunlop racing tires (bias ply).   I 
forget what size they are.


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