October 1, 2022

Enkei Wheels

Enkei Aluminum Wheels

The Enkei Corporation was founded on the 5th of October, 1950, with its headquarters in Japan and its initial production base there. Their corporate headquarters are located in the city of Hamamatsu, while their primary wheel production factory is located in the prefecture of Shizuoka, as are departments dedicated to engineering, painting, logistics, and other areas. Their American operations are based in Fort Worth, Texas, Columbus, Indiana, and Jacksonville, Florida, among other places. Enkei’s other Asian operations centers are located in Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, India, and the Philippines, among other countries.

Ingots and castings of aluminum were and continue to be produced for use in the automotive, motorcycle, and boat industries, which was and continues to be the company’s primary activity. Today, the Enkei Corporation employs approximately 6000 people across four continents: Asia, Europe, North America, and South America. The company has operations in Asia, Europe, and North America. As a result, you can see that it is a genuinely enormous global behemoth.

A wide range of market sectors, including Formula One, employ Enkei’s alloy wheels, including the most renowned of all arenas, the Grand Prix. Enkei’s ES-081 wheels were used by this year’s Formula One world champion, Britain’s Louis Hamilton, who won the championship while driving a Vodafone, McLaren, Mercedes, MP4-23, which was equipped with Enkei tires.

In addition to Formula One, their goods are used in a variety of other competitions, including as Formula Nippon, Super GT, and Super Taikyu, among others.

M.A.T. Dura Flow Forming is one of the production methods used by the company.

Enkei’s full line of alloy wheels includes mat formed racing and street wheels (RPF Type 1, RP03, RP05, RS05, GTC01, JS+M, RS+M, NT03+M, and WROC evo formed), as well as forged racing and street wheels (RPF Type 1, RP03, RP05, RS05, GTC01, JS+M, RS+M, NT03+M, and WROC e Real competition wheels (RCT4, RCG4, ES tarmac, ES gravel), Legendary Tuners wheels (SMS01), Executive Luxury wheels (CE16-1), and Neo Historic Designs wheels are among the options available (Kreuz).

It is undeniable that Enkei is the world’s leading professional racing car alloy wheel supplier, with products being used in a wide range of niche racing sectors. However, it should not be forgotten that they also provide a wide range of standard and high-quality alloy wheels for the “ordinary” automobile market as well as for racing cars.

Enkei, on the other hand, does more than only make alloy wheels. In addition, they provide a variety of engine components and accessories, such as colorful center caps, racing nuts, and hub rings, among other things. In addition to having a global network of subsidiary firms (as stated above), they also have a massive distributor network that distributes their products all over the world, bringing them to the average person on the street.