SOURCE: HRE Performance Wheels

August 14, 2007 12:00 ET

HRE Performance Wheels Launches Wheel Series Exclusively for Select Porsche Vehicles

One-Piece Forged Aluminum Wheels Offered at Fine Automotive Retailers Across the Country

VISTA, CA--(Marketwire - August 14, 2007) - HRE Performance Wheels, a leading designer and manufacturer of high-quality forged custom alloy wheels, today announced it has launched a Forged Monoblok series of wheels manufactured exclusively for select Porsche vehicles.

The new series consists of the P40 (mesh) and P43 (11-spoke) styles. The wheels are one-piece forged aluminum, with the offsets and widths designed to mount directly on select Porsche models without the need for an adapter. The wheels are compatible with factory tire pressure monitoring system, and accept factory Porsche caps. The line is available in both brushed aluminum clearcoat and silver powdercoat. Initially the series will be released in 19" and 20" sizes.

The wheel series is available to fit Porsche 911 Turbo, 911 Carrera 4, 911 Carrera 4S, 911 GT3 RS, 911 Targa 4, 911 Targa 4S, 911 Carrera 4 Cabriolet, 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet.

"The look and feel of these wheels was created to complement the distinct style of Porsche," said Evan Kinsella, president of HRE Performance Wheels. "This new series, along with our other lines, provides Porsche owners with one of the highest-quality selections of forged custom alloy wheels available."

The new series is initially available at premier HRE partner wheel retailers across the U.S., with distribution expected to expand in the fall.

The wheels are designed using a 100 percent forged 6061 heat-treated aluminum platform to optimize strength and weight resulting in exceptional ride quality and performance. Both styles are engineered as model-specific Porsche fitments. The wheels are also available as a ready-to-install package with tires, TPMS sensors and precision RFV balancing. Each package can be installed within a few minutes. The wheels come with a comprehensive warranty of 4 years/50,000 miles under normal driving conditions to match the vehicle warranty.

HRE Performance Wheels is one of the most respected manufacturers of forged custom alloy wheels in the world. The company offers a wide selection of wheels in custom sizes, finishes and colors through a network of authorized retailers across the country. The HRE brand was built on the principles of performance, leading-edge quality, precision fit and incomparable style. Every HRE wheel is manufactured in the United States and custom-built by the finest craftsmen using the latest state-of-the-art technology. HRE integrates its engineering, design and manufacturing functions within a single facility to ensure that each HRE wheel meets the exacting standards of the company's discriminating customers. The company was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Vista, Calif. More information is available at www.hrewheels.com.

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