ALCOA LAUNCHES SEVENTEEN-INCH CLASSIC DUALLY WHEELS
Class-Leading Strength and Classic Style Ideal for Heavy Loads


July 15, 2009
Alcoa Automotive Wheels, a Cleveland, Ohio based business unit of Alcoa Inc., today announced the extension of their Classic aftermarket catalog to include new seventeen-inch dually fitments for ¾-ton and 1-ton trucks.
 
Already available in sixteen-inch fitments, Classic dually wheels are now available in 17”x6.5” for front and rear fitments on 8-lug dually pick-up trucks.  Each wheel is offered in Alcoa’s Classic styling with a premium polished finish. 
 
“Heavy duty truck applications are the heart of our aftermarket wheel business and dually pick-up truck owners have trusted the strength and durability of Alcoa forged aluminum wheels for their heaviest loads,” stated Gary Santavicca, Marketing Manager, Alcoa Aftermarket Automotive Wheels.  “We are now able to offer seventeen-inch fitments for current and recent model dually pick-up trucks.”
 
Designed, manufactured and tested for heavy load applications, the new seventeen-inch Classic dually wheels carry a class-leading 3200 lb. load rating.  The one-piece forged aluminum design carries an unprecedented lifetime limited structural warranty. 
 
All Alcoa aftermarket wheels are made in the USA and available through Alcoa approved wheel retailers and select auto dealers nationwide.