Alcoa unveils lightest heavy-duty truck wheel  [ USA ]

Alcoa, Inc. has rolled out the Ultra ONE, the lightest heavy-duty truck wheel. Alcoa's new 40-pound wheel is 47 percent lighter than steel wheels of the same size. The Ultra ONE with MagnaForce alloy can help save up to 1,400 pounds per rig, enabling fleets to carry more goods while meeting stringent federal emissions regulations. (From a press release on March 3, 2014)
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