Wheel & Wheel-Accessory New Products

SEMA News—February 2014

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTS
By Steve Campbell


Wheel & Wheel-Accessory New Products

The wheel segment continues to be among the most robust in the automotive specialty-equipment industry, as evidenced by the dozens of wheel manufacturers that exhibited at the recent SEMA Show. Wheel builders continue to refine manufacturing techniques such as laser cutting for high-quality surface finishes and evolving designs that include deep concaves, mesh spokes and revolving caps. The following pages highlight some of the innovations from exhibitors in the Wheels & Accessories section, as seen in the 2013 SEMA Show New Products Showcase.

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSConcept One/Klutch Wheels
Klutch SL5
626-968-8913
klutchwheels.com
PN: SL5 - KL1063

The Klutch SL5 is available in 18x8.5- and 18x9.5-in. sizes with the following finishes: matte-black face with gloss bronze lip and silver-machined face with chrome stainless-steel step lip. The available PCD applications are 5x100, 5x112, 5x114.3 and 5x120.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSQingdao Hwi Li Hwa Auto Parts Co. Ltd.
Tire Workshop Consumables
+86-53-2555-76938
hwilihwa.com
PN: FEAD60

New non-lead wheel balancing weights. Black coating makes a perfect rim-painting background contrast. Flick-up tape gives an easy-peeling operation with gloves on. New clip and back shape provide a perfect fit to a special truck rim contour edge.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSLug Ripper
Lug Ripper
951-290-0304

lugripper.com
PN: MP-0017

State-of-the-art tool that removes seized, frozen or broken lug nuts from the rim of a vehicle in a matter of minutes

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSThe Ultimate Wheel & Tire Plus
Sizing Guide
The Ultimate Wheel & Tire Plus Sizing Guide
310-357-7293
plussizingguide.com
PN: PSG2014

New 2014 Edition Tire & Wheel Fitment Guide for current and vintage vehicles. Specifications and data for OE and aftermarket plus sizes.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSThe Ultimate Wheel & Tire Plus
Sizing Guide
Digital Ultimate Wheel & Tire Plus
Sizing Guide
310-357-7293
plussizingguide.com
PN: PSGD

Online subscription to tire and wheel fitments for current and vintage vehicles. Specifications and data for OE and aftermarket plus sizes.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSGiovanna/Gianelle/Koko/GFG
WTW Floater Cap
800-307-8708
wtwcorp.com
PN: WTW FC 1

WTW Floater Cap is an innovative new technology that will help branding the wheel name. The brand floats while the vehicle is in motion.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSL&B Forged
Power Bolts
562-464-7101
lbforgedwheels.com
PN: Power Bolts

Power Bolts are high-grade titanium assembly bolts for the highest-quality three-piece wheels on the market. Available in multiple finishes, including powdercoat, matte, gold, chrome and anodized.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSThe Ultimate Wheel & Tire Plus
Sizing Guide
The Ultimate Wheel & Tire Plus Sizing Guide
310-357-7293
plussizingguide.com
PN: PSG2014

New 2014 Edition Tire & Wheel Fitment Guide for current and vintage vehicles. Specifications and data for OE and aftermarket plus sizes.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSConcept One/Klutch Wheels
Klutch SL5
626-968-8913
klutchwheels.com
PN: SL5 - KL1063

The Klutch SL5 is available in 18x8.5- and 18x9.5-in. sizes with the following finishes: matte-black face with gloss bronze lip and silver-machined face with chrome stainless-steel step lip. The available PCD applications are 5x100, 5x112, 5x114.3 and 5x120.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSL&B Forged
Universal Outer Lip
562-464-7101
lbforgedwheels.com

Three-piece outer barrel unfinished; will be milled or lathed to final fitment for any multipiece wheel brand. A lifesaver for discontinued or hard-to-get wheel parts. Inner barrels also available. Available in unlimited finishes—chrome, polished, etc.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSEnkei Wheels
RS05RR
800-875-3100
enkei.com
PN: RS05RR

Designed to look incredible while retaining Enkei’s racing spirit and functionality. The lightweight RS05RR is made using Enkei’s Mat-Dura flow-forming method. With the RS05RR, there’s no need to choose between form or function; you can simply have both. Made in 18x8.5-18x11 with three different concave face designs. In silver or matte gunmetal.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSSuper Sonic Wheels Inc.
XIX-X39
626-350-9000
xixwheels.com
PN: 2210522+38

XIX Wheels: style X39 in 22x9 and 22x10.5 in.Staggered fitment/concave finishes: silver / diamond cut face/matt black. Fitments: 5x112/5x114.3/5x115/5x120 low and high ET.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSL&B Forged
Rad Wheel Key
562-464-7101
lbforgedwheels.com
PN: LB-RAD KEY

Rad Wheel Key is a heat-treated, 11-point, 9mm socket used to disassemble three-piece wheels.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSNutek/Bavaria Wheels
Forged Wheels Series 708 Concave
714-921-5272
nutekwheels.com
PN: Series 708

Ultra-high-grade T6160 aluminum forged construction.

Brushed with high transparent gold translucency. Various sizes available from 18 through 24 in. Available for any vehicle.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSMGP Caliper Covers
Licensed by Shelby
877-995-0003
calipercovers.com
PN: 10198SSBYRD

Shelby-licensed caliper covers now available for the Ford Mustang.

 
Winner—Best New Wheel and Related Product

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSUltra Wheel Co.
Worx Series 806
800-321-4456
worxwheels.com
PN: 806-2935V+18

Worx Triton is available in 17-, 18- and 20-in. sizes with a range of offsets to fit today’s modern trucks and SUVs. Available finishes are full satin black, gloss black with ball milling and state-of-the-art PVD finish. PVD is a super-durable, mirror-like finish that the company says will outperform any chrome wheel in the market today.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSCarlisle Tire
Cragar 617 20x10 5-120 Aluminum Black One-Piece
800-367-5710
cragarwheel.com
PN: 617B0020J39

The Cragar Modern Muscle 617 Series offers fitments for most late-model cars, including fitments for the newer Ford Mustang, Chevy Camaro, Dodge Charger, Challenger, Magnum and the Chrysler 300. The Modern Muscle wheel is manufactured in 20x8.5 and 20x10 in. for staggered fitments and is available in two finishes: chrome and matte black.

 
Runner-Up - Best New Wheel and Related Product

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSVoxx Wheel
Asti
310-783-1613
voxxwheel.com 

New for 2014, the Voxx Asti wheel incorporates tradition European styling with modern fitment information. Available in 17x8-, 18x8- and 19x8.5-in. sizes,
multiple bolt patterns and with various offsets to ensure proper fitment.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSGiovanna/Gianelle/Koko/GFG
WTW Floater Cap
800-307-8708
wtwcorp.com
PN: WTW FC 1

WTW Floater Cap is an innovative new technology that will help branding the wheel name. The brand floats while the vehicle is in motion.

 
Winner—Best New Wheel and Related Product

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSUltra Wheel Co.
Worx Series 806
800-321-4456
worxwheels.com
PN: 806-2935V+18

Worx Triton is available in 17-, 18- and 20-in. sizes with a range of offsets to fit today’s modern trucks and SUVs. Available finishes are full satin black, gloss black with ball milling and state-of-the-art PVD finish. PVD is a super-durable, mirror-like finish that the company says will outperform any chrome wheel in the market today.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSTopline Products
Verde Custom Wheels–V99–Axis
877-648-9500
tradeunion.com
PN: V99–Axis

Verde Custom Wheels presents the V99–Axis. The V99–Axis is highlighted by a wide, split-spoke design fused onto a deeply machined, undercut lip. Available in staggered fitments of 20x9 front and 20x10.5 rear. Concavity is notable on the front wheels and severely accentuated on the rear design. Available in matte-graphite finish.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSTaper Pro USA Inc.
TPI Conversion Kit
702-582-9415
taperpro.com

Race-inspired TPI stud kit with yellow-zinc finished studs and black or polar light lug nuts are designed for drivers who want to reduce the chance of thread damage and cross threading in the hub when frequently changing wheels. With the conversion from bolts to studs, TPI has made installation easier.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSTopline Products
Verde Custom Wheels–V93–Shift
877-648-9500
tradeunion.com
PN: V93–Shift

Verde Custom Wheel’s newest wheel for 2014 is the V93–Shift. The V93–Shift features an innovative rotational cap design to utilize the benefits of dual-drill bolt patterns with the sport nature of exposed-lug wheels. Ten spokes blend perfectly with a deeply undercut lip. Available in matte black and chrome and offered in 20 staggered sizes.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSAmerican Force Wheels
19.5x6.75 Direct Bolt-On Classic Wheels
888-981-6398
americanforcewheels.com
PN: DRWCLASSIC01

American Force Wheels introduces the Classic, a newly designed 19.5-in. direct-bolt-on dually wheel for the truck market. The new Classic wheel also improves towing capacity for enthusiasts who want to haul their race trailers to the track or tow powersports equipment on vacation. Available for all dually applications.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSRimskins
Rimskins
416-659-4111
rimskins.ca 

Rimskins offer an innovative way to protect valuable wheel rims from curb scratches and damage. Fitted to the outer edge of the wheel, Rimskins provide a barrier between the wheel rim and the curb. Easy to fit, covers existing rim damage and no tire removal necessary.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSTopline Products
Verde Custom Wheels–V27–Saga
877-648-9500
tradeunion.com
PN: SAGA 20X8.5 +38MM SATIN BLACK 5X120 74.1MM BORE 15

Verde Custom Wheels presents the V27–Saga. The V27–Saga features a split, nine-spoke mesh design that transitions into a deeply dropped hub. Available in 20x8.5, 18x8.0, and 17x7.5 sizes, the V27–Saga also features a smooth satin black finish and will fit most five-lug passenger cars.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSAce Alloy Wheels/AMF Forged
Ace Couture in Copper Vein Texture Finish
909-628-6680
acealloywheel.com
PN:C903085SpecialBRZ

Special-edition finish on Ace alloy wheel. Not only for looks but also with a textured touch.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSMGP Caliper Covers
MGP Caliper Covers–Licensed by Shelby
877-995-0003
calipercovers.com
PN: 10198SSBYMB

Shelby-licensed caliper covers now available for the Ford Mustang.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSDaydream Spin Ltd. (NZ)
Center Caps
+886-6-6328869
daydreamspin.com 

The patented wheel center caps retain their correct orientation when the vehicle is stationary or moving at slow speed. Vehicle badges will no longer be upside down.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSB.Boss & Amasso Wheels
Amásso iDEMO
+61-42-3422677
amassowheels.com
PN: iDEMO-1

Quality cast lightweight alloy wheel for passenger and SUV vehicles. Crafted using Okuhma CNC technology for a flawless mirror face and tested to the highest of international standards; VIA 815 kg/1,795 lbs. and USJ2530 865 kg/1,900 lbs.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSSuper Sonic Wheels Inc.
NS Series Wheels
626-350-9000
nswheels.com
PN: NSM-01177526+15

NS series wheels: Style NMS-01. Size 18x8.5 and 18x10.5. Available ET 0/15/20/35/40. Fitments: 4x100/114 5x100/114. Finish: black, silver, gold and bronze.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSStatus Alloy Wheels/Ruff Racing
Ruff M/T Tire 37x13.50x26
800-804-7156
statuswheels.com
PN: TUF37135026-MT

The 37x13.50x26 Tuff M/T tire. The newest and most dramatic size of the company’s off-road tire line. Be the first in your area rolling on 26 M/T tires. Designed to get attention in the dirt and on the street. Eight-ply, load range E and 117 load.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSAmerican Force Wheels
Master Face Plate Wheels
888-891-7365
americanforcewheels.com
PN: AFW211

Introducing the FP (Face Plate) Series Evade. Utilizing a patent-pending face-plate laser-cut technology to provide a level of customization never before possible. Best of all, installation doesn’t require dismounting of tires or removing of wheels from the truck. Available in 20, 22 and 24 in.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSAmerican Force Wheels
Zulu Special Forces Wheels
877-427-6773
americanforcewheels.com
PN: AFWZULU

Introducing the Special Forces Zulu. This diamond-cut wheel is manufactured from 6061 forged aluminum and high-quality materials to deliver a dependable wheel. Special Forces wheels are created for the ultimate curb appeal. Available in 20, 22, 24 and 26 in.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSiForged Performance Alloys/
Forgestar Wheels
17-in. Forgestar F14 Concave Lightweight Racing Wheel
714-826-8249

forgestar.com

PN: 1785F14RAW

Forgestar is proud to release the 17-in. Forgestar F14 Wheel. The new 17-in. fitment was designed and engineered for a wide range of vehicle offsets and designed to work with both lower and higher offset vehicles. One of the lightest 17-in. wheels in the market, with 17x8.5 weighing in at 15.8 lbs.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSAmerican Force Wheels
Octane Dually Wheels
888-981-1343
americanforcewheels.com  
PN: AFWDRWOCTANE74

Introducing the Octane, a new dually wheel.

This striking wheel is manufactured from 6061 forged aluminum and high-quality materials to deliver a dependable wheel that is designed to increase payload and extend tire life. Available in 20-, 22-, 22.5-, 24- and 26-in. sizes.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSWheel Supply Systems Inc.
Rebel Racing Brute–Matte Black With Ball Mill Finish
562-634-5258
rebelracingwheels.com
PN: R7127-8982

Following the success of the Rebel Racing Buckshot, Wheel Supply Systems introduces the newest addition to the Rebel Racing family—the Rebel Racing Brute. Using an intricate machining process, the company is able to offer this innovative ball mill finish that gives off a classy yet refined appearance. The Brute is offered in 18- and 20-in. sizing in 5, 6, and 8 lugs.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSiForged Performance Alloys/
Forgestar Wheels
20-in. Forgestar F14 Super Deep Concave
714-826-8249
forgestar.com
PN: SD722095F14RAW

Forgestar is proud to release the 20-in. super-deep concave profile. The super-deep profile is the deepest concave wheel in the market. Designed for a wide range of vehicle offsets and engineered to work with both lower and higher offset vehicles.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSAmerican Force Wheels
Nightmare Face Plate Wheels
888-981-1343
americanforcewheels.com 
PN: AFWNIGHTMAREFP8

Introducing the patent-pending FP (Face Plate) Series directional Nightmare. Utilizing a patent-pending face-plate laser-cut technology to provide a new level of customization never before possible. Best of all, installation doesn’t require dismounting of tires or removing of wheels from the truck. Available in 20, 22 and 24 in.

 

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSiForged Performance Alloys/
Forgestar Wheels
20-in. Forgestar F7S.2 Modular
Two-Piece Wheel
714-826-8249
forgestar.com
PN: 20F7S25

Forgestar is proud to release the 20-in. concave F7S multipiece modular rotary-forged wheel. Combing a concave face profile with adjustable forged inner barrels, Foregestar can now go up to 17-in. wheel widths. Designed for a wide range of vehicle offsets and engineered to work with both lower and higher offset vehicles.

     

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTSAmerican Force Wheels
Knuckles Special Forces Wheels
888-981-1343
americanforcewheels.com 
PN: AFWKNUCKLES235

Meet Knuckles, the newest and toughest wheel in the lineup. This custom, forged-aluminum wheel offers removable brass knuckle inlays on the wheel, which can actually be removed for a justified occasion. Available in 20, 22, 24 and 26 in.

  WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTS

B.Boss & Amásso Wheels
Amásso Trinidy
+61-42-3422677
amassowheels.com
PN: TRINIDY-1

Quality cast lightweight alloy wheel for passenger and SUV vehicles. Crafted using Okuhma CNC technology for a flawless mirror face and tested to the highest of international standards; VIA 815 kg/1,795 lbs. and USJ2530 865 kg/1,900 lbs.

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