Alcoa wheels are forged from one solid block of aluminium. They withstand the most severe tests.
That is why Alcoa grants a ve year unlimited mileage warranty.
Compared to steel wheels, they are:
• up to 42 % saving per wheel,
depending on the wheel size
• between 228 and 394 kg weight saving
per truck/trailer combination
• increased payload
• driver comfort
• reduced fuel consumption
• better heat dissipation
• less tyre wear
• increased life time of brakes
• increased life duration of suspension
• no need for repainting or wheel covers
• longer service life (up to 20 years)
Alcoa aluminium wheels greatly improve the look
of your vehicles.
• unrivalled forged strength
• 4 times stronger than steel
• corrosion resistant
• aluminium is 100% recyclable
• reduced CO₂ emissions thanks to lower weight
and fuel economy
Strong sales network and
after sales support
Only Alcoa wheels are made in Europe and
available on short notice at all truck, trailer and bus
manufacturers. To service the aftermarket, Alcoa
keeps suffi cient stocks to distribute via a wide
network of distributors in every country.
Our sales representatives are only a phone call
away. They can be found on www.alcoawheels.com.
Alcoa wheels fit your business
Alcoa forged aluminium wheels are available for all commercial vehicles: trucks, trailers, coaches and city buses
The tanker segment is the most weight sensitive
segment and return on investment for Alcoa wheels
can be achieved in one to two years. Thanks to the
forging process, Alcoa wheels are extremely strong
and impact resistant. This is a valuable asset in the
transport of dangerous goods. When transporting
liquid food, a clean image is a must. Tankers are
expensive trailers, with a service life of over 15 years.
Alcoa wheels are also known to last that long.
Whether you are transporting cereals, potatoes or
sugar beets, your payload will increase with approximately
250 kg with Alcoa wheels. This allows you to
increase your revenue per trip.
Container chassis are weight sensitive when carrying
tanker or bulk containers.
In construction, fi ve trips a day are not an exception.
Imagine you can load each time an extra 250 kg; that
adds up to around 1250 kg a day. Return on investment
is achieved quickly.
On top, Alcoa wheels are 4 times stronger than steel
and off er a high impact resistance, which makes
them most suitable for construction vehicles.
General cargo fl eets specify Alcoa wheels for the
increased fuel economy. Looks are also important
to this segment. Vehicles are a transport company's
business card and need to look their very best. Shiny
Alcoa wheels give your vehicles a classy look.
Today Alcoa wheels are also the preferred choice of
several cities for waste collection vehicles, fi re trucks
When hauling frozen food, weight plays a considerable
role. Even for less weight sensitive goods like
fruit, vegetables and fl owers, fl eets prefer Alcoa
wheels because of the clean image.
Buses and coaches
Alcoa wheels are popular for buses and coaches, not
only for weight saving reasons, but also because of
their classy look. With Alcoa wheels, the coaches
do not need wheel covers, which are often lost and
expensive to replace. Especially popular for coaches
are the easy-to-clean Dura-Bright® wheels. An
increasing number of European cities are specifying
Alcoa wheels on city buses.
In other industries, such as mining and logging,
Alcoa wheels are used in the most extreme conditions.
Weight saving, strength and impact resistance
are key factors.