Alcoa® wheels are forged from one solid block of aluminium. They withstand the most severe tests.
That is why Alcoa® wheels 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® wheels 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® wheels 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® wheels 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.