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Wheel Parts Buyer's Guide

Posted in How To: Wheels Tires on September 1, 2007 Comment (0)
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What it is: Adventure Series
A quickie: One-piece forged aluminum in 17x9 and 20x9 sizes
MSRP: Starts at $409
Contact: Alcoa Wheel Products, 888/699-4335




What it is: Eagle Alloys Series 137
A quickie: Sizes are 16x8, 17x8, and 17x10
MSRP: Starting from $149
Contact: American Eagle Wheel Corp., 800/583-2453, www.americaneaglewheel.com




What it is: ATX Chamber Pro
A quickie: Comes in size 17x8.5 in popular off-road-racing bolt patterns and backspacing. More sizes to come.
MSRP: Call for details
Contact: American Racing, 888/623-4199, www.americanracing.com




What it is: DC-1 Black
A quickie: It's an aluminum wheel with a gloss-black and machined finish and UV Clearcoat
MSRP: From $139
Contact: Dick Cepek Tires & Wheels, 800/222-9092, www.dickcepek.com



What it is: Intimidator 2
A quickie: It comes in 18-, 20-, and 22-inch sizes
MSRP: Starts at $271
Contact: Autotech Accessories, 661/250-3000, www.demodaconcept.com




What it is: Charge
A quickie: You can get the wheel in 20, 22, or 24 inches
MSRP: Ranges from $290 to $650
Contact: Black Rhino Wheels, 888/658-0765






What it is: Rocklock
A quickie: The BS2 and BS16 are for more serious thrashing; BS1 is good for basic Wheeling
MSRP: Call for details
Contact: Beadlock Specialties, 559/442-0685





What it is: Rock Thrasher
A quickie: Get it preinstalled on American Racing 15-, 16-, and 17-inch wheels or convert your aluminum ones
MSRP: Conversions start at $234.95
Contact: Champion Wheel, 951/471-2183, www.cwibeadlock.com




What it is: HD17
A quickie: The 17x8.5 wheel has multiple bolt patterns and backspacing from 3.5 to 4.5 inches; purpose built for off-road competition
MSRP: Around $350
Contact: TrailReady Products, 425/353-6776, www.trailready.com




What it is: Tremor 8 Lug
A quickie: It's available in 17x9, 18x9, and 20x9 sizes
MSRP: Call for details
Contact: Drive Off-Road, 800/493-7891, www.mhtwheels.com




What it is: M29
A quickie: Get it in chrome or black (machined) in 17x8.5, 18x9, or 20x9
MSRP: Starts at $220
Contact: MKW Offroad, 866/mkwwheel, www.mkwalloy.com




What it is: Rock 8
A quickie: There's a 32-bolt formed-steel lock ring; sizes include 15x8, 16x10, and 17x8
MSRP: Starting at $179
Contact: High Impact Wheels/Transmission & Gear, 888/898-4311, www.high-impact.ne




What it is: Spyder Lock
A quickie: There's standard 3.5-inch backspacing and it's large-hub ready
MSRP: Starts at $305
Contact: Poison Spyder Customs, 303/777-4820, www.poisonspydercustoms.com




What it is: 223/224 Series Goliath
A quickie: Chrome or black wheels with one-piece construction in sizes 17x8, 18x9, 20x9, 22x9.5, and 24x10
MSRP: Starting at $120.75
Contact: Ultra Wheel Co., 800/321-4456, www.ultrawheel.com




What it is: Off-Road Bead Lock
A quickie: Both 15x8 and 17x8.5 sizes in one-piece cast-aluminum
MSRP: Starting at $325
Contact: Walker Evans Racing, 888/933-7223, www.walkerevansracing.com




What it is: Method Dominator Series
A quickie: A bead-lock look in sizes that include 17x8.5, 20x12, and 22x12
MSRP: Starting at about $585
Contact: Weld Racing, 800/488-9353, www.weldracing.co




What it is: Extreme Alloy Series 1023
A quickie: Has a polished finish and comes in sizes 16x8, 17x8, 17x9, and 18x9.5
MSRP: Call for details
Contact: Pro Comp Tire & Wheel Co., 866/232-0665, www.procomptires.com FW



What it is: Rimrock RADs (rapid air deflators)
A quickie: A stainless steel, low-profile valve-stem replacement for fast air down/up
MSRP: Starts at $69.95 for a set of four
Contact: Rimrock Mountain Supply, 425/430-1445, www.rimrockmtn.com




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