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    Alcoa truck wheels shed weight

    February 23, 2020 7:03PM by John G Smith

    Alcoa Wheels is updating its product portfolio with the Ultra One 22.5 x 8.25-inch wheel that weighs in at 39 lb. — a full pound lighter than the model it will replace. “This is quite possibly the strongest wheel we’ve

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    Accuride wheels shed weight

    February 14, 2020 12:46PM by Truck News

    Accuride is shedding weight off its Accu-Lite family of aluminum wheels, and has also unveiled a 38-lb. 10 hand-hole wheel among the offerings. The 22.5 x 8.25-inch wheel has undergone two years of field tests on Canadian highways, too. The

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    Alcoa considers black aluminum wheels

    May 3, 2017 12:00AM by Jim Park

    Are you ready for black aluminum wheels? Alcoa is dipping its foot into Detroit auto culture to see if there’s enough interest in a black Dura-Bright wheel for trucks. Many of the full-size North American pickup trucks now offer black wheels as an option, and the company believes there’s is significant interest in the black Detroit look to warrant producing such a wheel for trucks.