Just as with most areas of automotive manufacturing, there needs to be a close relationship between supplier and OEM when producing a new wheel from scratch. It is not a straightforward process, and both sides need to use their collective strengths to ensure the end product is functional, attractive and unique….
OEM-supplier relationship crucial to wheel development success
The sooner suppliers can get involved in an OEM's development process, the better, according to the UK’s largest wheel manufacturer and supplier. Freddie Holmes finds out why