The Cheetah Litespeed SET OF 4 Pinewood Derby Wheels are created from official BSA wheels and are precision machined for ultimate performance.
Cheetah Litespeed Features:
- This wheel is cut for pure performance and might not meet your rules!
- The wheel boasts insane speeds while appearing to be near stock
- The inner edge of the wheel is narrowed to 7.5mm (+/-) and trued and maintains the stock appearance.
- Wheel height is 1.160″
- The Tread surface is precision machined for a perfect round wheel
- The secret CHEETAH H cut underneath the wheel tread inside the wheel is performed to drastically lighten the wheel.
- Each wheel is hand spun to ensure the highest quality
- All official lettering is removed on the inside of the wheel
- The double step is removed from the outer hub for increased performance
- The inner hub is coned
- Material is removed from the inner wall of the wheel but removes no official markings.
- The Cheetah Litespeed weighs in at an astonishing 1.2 grams
The wheels can be raced without any additional preparation but for intense performance gains please follow these steps. It is recommended to use our BLACK ICE wheel preparation kit to maximize results.
- The wheel bore should be polished and prepped to a smooth and slippery surface. It is important to prepare the wheel for your lubrication of choice. For example do not use graphite to polish if you are going to use oil as your lubrication.
- The outer and inner hub along with the inside edge of the wheel should be polished to a smooth and slippery finish also
The Cheetah line of wheels is your wheel of choice if you need the highest performance possible with a stock appearing wheel. If ultimate performance is your goal then this is the wheel of choice. The Cheetah has weight removed from the inside of the wheel but the inner edge maintains a thick stock appearance to make the weight removal hard to detect. If you want to surprise your competition then this is the wheel for you!
Please remember to check your local Rules to make sure these wheels are legal for your race.