SEMA News—February 2012

WHEELS & ACCESSORIES NEW PRODUCTS

Style Meets Performance

Wheels and Accessories Premiere at 2011 SEMA Show

Wheel manufacturers continue to innovate with attention-grabbing designs, vibrant colors and exotic finishes. In fact, for the 2011 SEMA Show more than 19,000 buyers noted a specific interest in wheels, hubcaps and related accessories on their registration questionnaire. Striking a delicate balance between style, fitment and overall performance—more than 140 exhibitors unveiled their latest creations at this year’s Show. The following pages spotlight innovations from Wheels & Accessories section exhibitors, as seen in the 2011 SEMA Show New Products Showcase.

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3Excel
949-753-8088
www.3excelusa.com
PN: E315

Brand-new, user-friendly wheel
alignment system. Wireless Bluetooth-technology-powered by a Dell computer. Competitively priced.

 

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Brutis
323-382-5597
www.323duallysportz.com

The Brutis adapter is said to be 100% American made from the highest-quality materials on the market today. This 8- to 10-lug conversion adapter allows your customers torun 22- to 26-in. semi-style wheels on their 8-lug trucks.

     

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X Factor
323-382-5597
www.323duallysportz.com  

323 Duallysportz says that its 26-in. X Factor wheel has set a new benchmark for the industry. Added to an already impressive line of 100% American-made wheels, the X Factor is forged from the highest-quality aluminum on the market today.

 

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AdvancedStructural Alloys
4D by Kompression
805-890-4846
www.kompressionwheels.com PN: K4D

The Kompression 4D forged wheel offers a whole new dimension. Advanced patent-pending technology. Manufactured from 6061 forged material built for a multipiece alloy and available in many billet designs.

     

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AmericanForce Wheels
Forged 19.5 x 6.75 Classic Dually Wheel
786-345-6301
www.americanforcewheels.com
PN: AF1954

American Force forged-aluminum 19.5 x 6.75 for ’11–’12 Chevy/GMC 3500 dually trucks. The wheels feature a mirror finish and offer a lifetime warranty.

 

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AmericanForce Wheels
Forged 19.5 x 7.5 Classic SS Wheel
786-345-6301
www.americanforcewheels.com  
PN: AF1975

American Force forged 19.5 x 7.5 wheels for 3/4-ton single rear-wheel trucks. Available for late-model Chevy/GMC, Dodge and Ford trucks.

     

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American Force Wheels
Stand Display
786-345-6301
www.americanforcewheels.com
PN: AFDISPLAY2

American Force wheelstand for your retail shop.
American Force is nowoffering display programs
for dealers of its products.Each wheel stand comesfitted for four wheels andenhances the buyingexperience along withyour showroom.

 

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AmericanForce Wheels
Forged Inferno Wheel
786-345-6301
www.americanforcewheels.com
PN: AFM2489

American Force forged-aluminum Inferno dually wheel. Available in 22, 22.5, 24 and 26 in.

     

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AmericanForce Wheels
Forged E-Clips Wheel
786-345-6301
www.americanforcewheels.com
PN: AFM2491

Forged 24 x 8.25 E-Clips wheels are a breakthrough in technology. Show off personality with the new American Force E-Clips wheel. Available in 24 in. for dually trucks, this one-piece forged-aluminum wheel features a split-spoke design with clip-on inserts
that can be painted to your liking.

 

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American Force Wheels
Forged Fusion SS Wheel
786-345-6301
www.americanforcewheels.com
PN: AFT221253

American Force Wheels forged Fusion SS wheels are available in 20, 22 and 24 in.

 

     

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American Force Wheels American Force Forged Inferno SS Wheel 24x14
786-345-6301
www.americanforcewheels.com  
PN: AFT241489

American Force Wheels forged Inferno SS wheels are available in 20, 22 and 24 in.

 

 

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Forged Hero SS Wheel
786-345-6301
www.americanforcewheels.com
PN: AFT241290

American Force Wheels’ forged Hero SS wheels are available in 20, 22 and 24 in.

     

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American Force Wheels
Forged Recon SS Wheel
786-345-6301
www.americanforcewheels.com
PN: AFT221265

American Force Wheels forged Recon SS wheels are available in 20, 22 and 24 in. This year, the company is proud to introduce its SS series wheels in widths of 10, 12 and now 14 in.

 

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Ce’zzanneCollection/Iris International
Cezzanne
714-223-0500
PN: Cezzanne

Ce’zzanne two-piece wheels feature forged outers, cast centers, stainless-steel lips. Black Art wheels are black and machined, with staggered fitments, large X Factors.

     

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Ce’zzanne Collection/Iris International
Black Art
714-223-0500
PN: Black Art

Black Art wheels are all black and are machined with the best clearcoat on the market. They come in staggered fitments
and large brake caliper clearances.

 

 

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Winner: Best New Wheel and Related Product

 
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Verde Custom Wheels V39–Parallax
909-628-7500
www.tradeunion.com 
PN: V39–20x10

Verde Custom Wheels introduces the V39–Parallax for the 2012 season. The V39–Parallax features a true concave wheel with an extremely deep lip, is featured with staggered size fitments and has extreme X-factor clearance for larger brake calipers.

     

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Ce’zzanne Collection/Iris International
Cezzanne/Black Art Wheels
714-223-0500
PN: Cezzanne Wheel

High-quality two-piece wheels, forged outers, cast centers. Clears Brembo brake calipers and other large-caliper applications.

 

 

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Ce’zzanne Collection/Iris International
Onyx
714-223-0500
PN: Onyx

Black Art wheels are all black and machined, clear large-caliper applications and are original designs. All offer staggered fitments and the highest quality possible.  

     

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Custom Wheel Solutions
Bavaria Concave Wheels
714-921-5272
www.nutekwheels.com  

Bavaria Concave Wheels’ one-piece, low-pressure cast wheels feature all of the most popular styles, including the monoblock wheels.

 

 

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Donz Wheelz/Rennen International
R8 Xtreme Concave Step Lip
www.rennenauto.com  

The 21 x 10.5-in. Xtreme Concave Step R8 wheel is CNC machined out of forged 6061 T6 aluminum.

 

     

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Ce’zzanne Collection/Iris International
Silhouette Black Art
714-223-0500
PN: Silhouette

The Silhouette clears the largest brake calipers on the planet, offers staggered fitments, black and machine finish.

 

 

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Custom Wheel Solutions
Nutek Concave Wheels
714-921-5272
www.nutekwheels.com  

Nutek Forged Wheels concave series is available in 19, 20, 21 and 22 in. in custom colors and finishes.

 

     

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Kyowa Designs/Concept One Wheels
Executive CS 5.0
626-968-8913
www.conceptonewheelsusa.com  

CS-5.0 comes in 20 x 9 (1.5-in. lip) and 20 x 10.5 (3-in. lip) with the finishes of matte silver and matte black machined with
a chrome stainless-steel lip.

 

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Ce’zzanne Collection/
Iris International
Riva
714-223-0500
PN: RIVA

Two-piece wheels, forged outers, cast centers, ultra light weight, staggered fitments, highest quality possible and no visible weld marks on the back of the wheel.

     

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Custom Wheel Solutions
Nutek Carbon Fiber Wheels
714-921-5272
www.nutekwheels.com  

Nutek Forged Wheels Carbon Fiber Series features a timeless racing center design with carbon-fiber outer lip and carbon-fiber inner barrel for light weight and strength.

 

 

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Sizeitup Wheel & Tire Fitment Guide
Wheel Fitment XML Data Feed
703-878-7141
www.sizeitup.com
PN: 100

Wheel and tire fitment guide with product data for any website. XML data feed that has the calculations already done. Provides you with the results.

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Rohana Wheels
RC5
773-254-2288
www.rohanawheels.com
PN: RC5201055114MA20

Rohana RC05 is a one-piece, cast-alloy wheel that features maximum concavity along with a stainless-steel lip. Available in sizes 20 x 8.5 and 20 x 10.5.

 

 

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Enkei Wheels
Apache II
800-875-3100
www.enkei.com
PN: Apache II

Enkei offers the Apache II in 15 x 7-in. ET38 and 15 x 8-in. ET0, ET25 and ET38 variants with bolt patterns to fit the most popular import applications.

     

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Revolution Supply Co. Inc.
iORO TPMS Sensor
877-891-9990
www.orotekusa.com
PN: OTI-001

ORO-TEK announces iORO, the first single sensor to cover 70% of all vehicles, not just Ford, Chevy and Chrysler. iORO 001 covers an astounding 70% of the entire vehicle market. You can service most customer TPMS systems with just one sensor. iORO works the same as OE sensors and works with your existing tools.

 

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Wheel Bands
877-564-9494
www.wheelbands.com  
PN: Full Kit

Wheel Bands protect and personalize wheels with a patented three component design engineered to defend rims against scratches and abrasions while offering a choice of nine colors to style wheels.

 

     

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The Ultimate Wheel &Tire Plus Sizing Guide
Digital Ultimate Wheel and Tire Plus Sizing Guide
310-357-7293
www.plussizingguide.com  

Continually updated. Thousands of current and vintage vehicle combinations of fitment data for original equipment and aftermarket plus sizes. Includes calculators and reverse-lookup tools.

 

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iForged Performance Alloys/
Forgestar Wheels
Fusion Porsche Centerlock
714-484-1070
www.iforged.com
PN: FUSIONCENTERLOCK

Concave three-piece forged wheel option for Porsche GT2, GT3, GT3RS and Turbo models that come with the center-lock option from the factory.

     

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Runner-Up: Best New Wheel and Related Product

MGP Caliper Covers
MGP Caliper Covers
877-995-0003
www.calipercovers.com
PN: 13007-S-CVT-CF

MGP Caliper Covers are manufactured in the United States and feature 6061-T6 aerospace-grade aluminum, TIG welds and
a patented stainless-steel fastening system. 

 

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The Ultimate Wheel & Tire Plus
Sizing Guide
Tire Pressure Computer
310-357-7293
www.plussizingguide.com
PN: TPCPSG

Computer program that eliminates the work required to find the correct air pressure for non-OE plus-sized sizes. Eliminates errors that can leave tires underinflated.

     

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U.W.T. Inc.
Wheel WeightHammer and Remover
336-537-4048
www.uwtinc.com
PN: UWT1000

The company says that this product has
revolutionized the wheel weight application and removal process. Quality-built in the United States. No more scratching, struggling or pinching.

 

 

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Runner-Up: Best New Wheel and Related Product

iForged
Performance
Alloys/Forgestar Wheels
CF10 Rotary-Forged Carbon Fiber Edition
714-826-8249
www.iforged.com
PN: CF10

Carbon-fiber, rotary-forged, one-piece monoblock wheel. Custom offsets and light weight.

     

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ToplineProducts
Verde Custom Wheels V34–Hydra
909-628-7500
www.tradeunion.com
PN: V34 - Hydra

New for 2012, Verde Custom Wheels proudly introduces the V34–Hydra. The V34–Hydra takes traditional mesh designs to another level by adding layers upon layers of spokes while also infusing matte black for a muted luxury appearance.

 

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Topline Products
Black Ice Alloys VB11–Nexus
909-628-7500
www.tradeunion.com
PN: VB11 - 22x9.5

Featuring our exclusive black and chrome finish technology, the VB11–Nexus showcases a subtle chrome spoke treatment that converges against a flared black backdrop and also goes extreme with up to 5 in. of lip.

     

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Uniauto Inc./Rimtech
Industrial Co. Ltd.
Anti-Wearing Lug Nuts & Bolts
www.uniauto-wepro.com
PN: 1891-35

WePro worldwide patented lug nuts has 18 small faces instead of the normal hex to avoid the damage by wrench during
installation. Also avoids corrosion problems.

 

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The UltimateWheel & Tire Plus Sizing Guide
The Ultimate Wheel & Tire Plus Sizing Guide
310-357-7293
www.plussizingguide.com
PN: PSG2012

Contains thousands of current and vintage vehicle combinations of tire and wheel fitments and data for original equipment and aftermarket plus sizes.

     

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Topline Products
V-Rock Offroad Wheels VR5–Core
909-628-7500
www.tradeunion.com
PN: VR5 - 20x9

V-Rock Offroad Wheels proudly introduces the VR5–Core. Featuring a mechanical spoke design and scalloped lip treatment, the VR5–Core combines a robust matte-black finish with a machined face.

 

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Uniauto Inc./Rimtech Industrial Co. Ltd.
Two-Piece Type Wheel Bolts
www.uniauto-wepro.com
PN: A1716

WePro patented two-piece aluminum wheel bolts assembled by 7075 forged aluminum nuts and steel (or Titanium) studs to get lighter weight and different colors and styles.

     

tire industry, tire dealer, tireconference, wheel industry, wheel dealer, wheel new products, sema show new productsAmerican Force Wheels
American Force 8-10 Lug
Adaptor for ’11–12 Chevy/
GMC 2500 and 3500
786-345-6301
www.americanforcewheels.com PN: AFZ154

American Force 8-10 adaptors for ’11–’12 Chevy/GMC 1-ton and 3/4-ton trucks.

 

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Velocity Wheel
Scarlet Wheel SW2 Monroe
323-288-1818
www.scarletwheel.com

Scarlet Wheel SW2 Monroe Staggered 22 x 8.5 front and 22 x 10 rear. Black with a machined face with a red background made
for 5Hx100 to 5Hx120 low and high offset. Fits most applications.

     

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Venice Wheels
Dolce
305-758-9386
www.venicewheels.com
PN: Dolce 22-Inch Blk-mch

Venice Dolce. Black machined face, black lip with machined line. Chrome inserts.

 

 

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White Knight Wheel Accessories TPMS Sensors
562-483-5217
www.whtknight.com  

TPMS valve stems are made with military-grade lithium battery (seven-year battery life). It has a two-piece design, so the damaged valve can be replaced.

     

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WTW Inc.
Endless-Lip
626-243-8186
www.wtwcorp.com
PN: E.L. 22

The patented endless-lip technology offers consumer a modular wheel unlike any other. The exclusive use of the endless lip guarantees a product of paramount ingenuity, quality
and distinction.

 

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WTW Inc.
Sensor Bracket
562-941-8411
www.wtwcorp.com
PN: sb 111

This sensor bracket gives you the ability to add your sensor to an aftermarket wheel without drilling another hole to place the sensor on the wheel. 

     

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Wizeman Enterprises Inc.
MPC Forged
714-460-2220
www.wizeman-enterprises.com  

MPC forged wheels; balance
three-piece forged.

 

 

tire industry, tire dealer, tireconference, wheel industry, wheel dealer, wheel new products, sema show new products323 Duallysportz
Brutis
323-382-5597
www.323duallysportz.com

The Brutis adapter is said to be 100% American made from the highest-quality materials on the market today. This 8- to 10-lug conversion adapter allows your customers torun 22- to 26-in. semi-style wheels on their 8-lug trucks.

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