Howmet Wheel Systems Expands European Family of Ultra One® Wheels

Howmet Wheel Systems announces the European roll out of the newest member of its Ultra ONE® wheel family with its strongest 22.5 x 7.5 size heavy-duty bus and truck wheel with a payload of 4,000 kg.

The latest addition to the European portfolio of Alcoa®1 Wheels is made possible with the breakthrough, proprietary MagnaForce® alloy technology. With added strength when compared to the industry standard, MagnaForce® alloy enables an even stronger wheel, making Ultra ONE® wheels the strongest Alcoa® Wheels.

“Our latest innovation, the 22.5 x 7.5 Ultra ONE® Alcoa® Wheel with 250 kg extra payload provides immediate benefits especially for the electrical city buses, supporting fleets to reach the ambitious European emission reduction mobility targets.”- said István Katus, Vice President EMEA of Howmet Wheel Systems

The NEW 22.5 x 7.5 Ultra ONE® Alcoa® Wheel for city buses offers immediate and significant benefits, such as:

  • Increased payload of 4,000 kg
  • Compatibility with adhesive and clip on balancing weights
  • Compatibility with leading TPMS valve mounting systems*
  • Availability with extra rim flange protection as Dura-Flange® wheels
  • Availability in all Alcoa® Wheels finishes: Brushed, LvL ONE® and Dura-Bright®

The 22.5 x 7.5 Ultra ONE® Alcoa® Wheel with extended 4,000kg payload can be ordered through the official Distributor network. Find your nearest one through the search application on the website or contact your vehicle manufacturer.

Alcoa® Wheels are the perfect choice for commercial vehicles. By switching from steel to Alcoa® Wheels, users can save up to 51% in wheel weight, allowing them to:

  • Increase payload
  • Reduce operating costs
  • Boost profitability
  • Extend brake and tyre life with better heat dissipation

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