Tokyo: 2018 or 1968?

 

Near Oshiage Station*. 1968 or 2018?
lowerider-tokyoDave-Southgate @DaveSouthgate7

 

 
It’s 2018.
Those tiny 5.20 tires with pin-thin whitewalls didn’t become a thing until the 1980s in the Lowrider community. In 1968, a lowrider would have fat whitewalls mounted on five-spoke Cragars or Astro Supreme rims.

1968 cadillac coupe de deville
My 1968 Cadillac Coupe de Ville, Hello Kitty edition

 
Our previous reports of Tokyo lowriders (Wikipedia) include:

 



 


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