Upgrade your Wheels to Show off Your Style

Forget about working on your bod, how about working on your resto-mod? Kickstart the New Year with a brand new set of classic VW wheels from the JBugs catalog. We have a wide variety of wheel styles that are sure to upgrade your ride and show off your flair!

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VW Product Spotlights


JBugs provides wheels based on what type of bolt pattern exists on the classic Volkswagen. There are four different bolt patterns: 5x205, 4x130, 5x112 and 5x130

5 x 205

  • Featured on the following VW models
    • 1954-1967 Beetle
    • 1954-1966 Karmann Ghia
    • 1955-1970 Type 2 Bus with front drum brakes
    • 1962-1965 Type 3
    • 1973-1974 Thing
  • Includes 5 lugs
  • Measurement from the back of one lug to the center of the lug directly across must be 205mm


4 x 130

  • Featured on the following VW models
    • 1968-1977 Beetle
    • 1971-1979 Super Beetle
    • 1967-1974 Karmann Ghia
    • 1966-1973 Type 3
  • Includes 4 lugs
  • Measurement from the center of one lug to the center of the lug directly across must be 130mm


5 x 112

  • Featured on the following VW models
    • 1971-1979 Type 2/Bus
  • Includes 5 lugs
  • Measurement from the back of one lug to the center of the lug directly across must be 112mm


5 x 130

  • Did not come stock on any Volkswagen models
    • Introduced on Porsche 911
  • Includes 5 lugs
  • Measurement from the back of one lug to the center of the lug directly across must be 130mm

After determining the bolt pattern on your classic Volkswagen, check out the following wheels available for your specific pattern.


5 x 205 Bolt Pattern Wheel Options

For the 5x205 bolt pattern, there are four different styles of wheels to choose from: stock, custom, off-road & Racetrim

Stock

  • Sold as a set of 4 or individually
  • Can use with stock style hub caps & stock lug bolts
  • Finished in chrome or silver
  • Offered in  sizes 15x4.5” & 15x5.5”
  • Feature a smooth or slotted face
5x205-Stock-Smooth-Silver-Wheel
5x205-Stock-Slotted-Chrome-Wheel





Custom

  • Sold as a set of 4 or individually
  • Include EMPI Wheels
    • BRM
    • GT-5
    • Sprintstar
    • Raider
    • Torque Star
    • Cosmo
    • 5 Rib
    • Dish
  • Finished in polished aluminum, black, silver, grey or chrome
  • Some feature two different finishes
  • Painted wheels feature machined aluminum edges
  • Offered in sizes 15x4.5”, 15x5”, 15x5.5”, 15x6.5” & 17x7”
  • Require custom lug bolts
5x205-Custom-Silver-Wheel
5x205-Custom-Black-Wheel
5x205-Custom-Aluminum-Wheel
5x205-Custom-Grey-Wheel
5x205-Custom-Black-&-Silver-Wheel
5x205-Custom-Chrome-Wheel













Off-Road

  • Sold individually
  • Deep dish designed for wide tires
  • Finished in chrome, aluminum or white
  • Offered in sizes 15x4.5”, 15x5”, 15x6”, 15x7”, 15x8” & 15x10”
5x205-Off-Road-White-Wheel
5x205-Off-Road-Chrome-Wheel
5x205-Off-Road-Aluminum-Wheel









RaceTrim

  • Sold individually
  • Finished in aluminum
  • Featured with beadlock and non-beadlock options
  • Offered in sizes  15x4”, 15x6.5”, 15x7”, 15x12” & 16x4” 
  • Require custom lug bolts
5x205-RaceTrim-Wheel-with-Beadlock
5x205-RaceTrim-Wheel-without-Beadlock






4 x 130 Bolt Pattern Wheel Options

The 4x130 bolt patterned wheels come with three different options: stock, custom and off-road.

Stock

  • Sold as a set of 4 or individually
  • Can use with stock style hub caps & stock lug bolts
  • Finished in chrome or silver
  • Offered in sizes 15x4.5” & 15x5.5”
  • Feature a smooth or slotted face
4x130-Stock-Smooth-Chrome-Wheel
4x130-Stock-Slotted-Silver-Wheel





Custom

  • Sold as a set of 4 or individually
  • Include EMPI Wheels
    • Dish
    • Riviera
    • Smoothie
    • Cosmo
    • Sprintstar
    • 914 Alloy
    • BRM
    • Gassers
    • 4-Spoke
    • GT-8
  • Finished in polished aluminum, black, silver, grey or chrome
  • Painted wheels feature machined aluminum edges
  • Some include two different finishes
  • Offered in sizes 15x4.5”, 15x5” & 15x5.5”
  • Require custom lug bolts
4x130-Custom-Polished-Aluminum-Wheel
4x130-Custom-Black-Wheel
4x130-Custom-Chrome-Wheel
4x130-Custom-Grey-Wheel
4x130-Custom-Black-&-Silver-Wheel
4x130-Custom-Silver-Wheel













Off-Road

  • Sold Individually
  • Deep dish designed for wide tires
  • Finished in chrome or white
  • Offered in sizes 15x5”, 15x6”, 15x7” & 15x8”
4x130-Off-Road-Chrome-Wheel
4x130-Off-Road-White-Wheel






5 x 112 Bolt Pattern Wheel Options

Unlike the 5x205 and 4x130 bolt pattern wheels, the 5x112 doesn’t come in as many options but they are sold individually or as a set and some are available in different finishes.

Custom EMPI Wheel

  • Available styles
    • GT-5
    • Dish
    • 911
    • BRM
  • Machine finished
  • Finished in aluminum, silver, black or chrome
    • Some feature two different finishes
    • Painted wheels feature machined aluminum edges
  • Offered in sizes 15x5.5” & 17x7”
  • Require custom lug bolts
5x112-EMPI-Dish-Wheel
5x112-EMPI-BRM-Black-Wheel
5x112-EMPI-GT-5-Wheel
5x112-EMPI-911-Black-&-Silver-Wheel










5 x 130 Bolt Pattern Wheel Options

The following wheels do not fit onto any Volkswagen models but but with a 5x130 disc brake conversion kit, custom drilled drums, rotors or wheel adapters the can be installed. The custom Porsche pattern wheels will make any classic car enthusiast turn their head when you’re cruising down the street.

Porsche 911 Fuchs Alloy Wheel

  • Sold individually or as a set
  • Include sizes 15x4.5”, 15x5.5” and 17x7”
  • Finished in chrome or polished aluminum
5x130-Fuchs-Alloy-Polished-Wheel
5x130-Fuchs-Alloy-Chrome-Wheel





Porsche 911 Fuchs Replica Wheel

  • Sold individually or as a set
  • Include sizes 15x4.5”, 15x5.5” and 17x7”
  • Finished in matte black with silver or chrome
5x130-Fuchs-Replica-Chrome-Wheel
5x130-Fuchs-Replica-Black-&-Silver-Wheel





Custom EMPI Wheel

  • Finished in machined aluminum, black, silver or chrome
    • Painted wheels feature machined aluminum edges
  • Offered in sizes 15x5” & 17x7”
    • Gasser
    • Cosmo
    • BRM
  • Require custom lug bolts

No matter what bolt pattern you have on your classic VW (or Porsche), JBugs has a variety of wheels to upgrade your ride and cruise in style.

About the Author:

While relatively new to JBugs & the VW scene, Sarah Dixon is an all around classic car, off-road, & motorcycle enthusiast. She has shown great interest in learning more about classic VW culture.

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