TSW Alloy Wheels
Description: TSW Alloy Wheels’ newest model, the Interlagos, is named after the world-class Autodromo de Interlagos racetrack in Brazil. Much like the track, the Interlagos wheel has a nice straight-line spoke with a subtle curve near the
Features: The advanced Rotary Forging process, in which the rim of the wheel is forged at high pressure while the wheel is being spun at high speed, enhances the strength of the Interlagos to tame the Interlagos track and everyday roads. As with all TSW wheels, the Interlagos is hub-centric for a smooth, vibration-free ride. It comes in an aggressive matte black or silver with a mirror-cut face.
Fitment: 18x8, 19x8, with an offset of +35 mm for Pontiac GTO (’04-’06); 18x8, 18x9.5, 19x8, 19x9.5, 20x8.5, 20x9.5 with offsets ranging from +35 mm up to +48 mm for the ’08-’09 G8 (Call for custom fitments for other Pontiacs.)
Price: Starting at $320 (each)
Company quote: “TSW’s commitment to precision engineering and the lightest possible weight is a good match for the astounding performance of your Pontiac.”
Scarallo Motorsport Wheels
(distributed by www.groupawheels.com)
Description: Scarallo’s Drift-R is designed for specific fitments in the GM market, such as GTO, G8, G6, Solstice, Grand Prix, and more. Custom applications and custom colors are also available to be ordered.
Features: All Scarallo Motorsport wheels are made from A-356 aluminum alloy, heat-treated to T6 spec, and built with the nicest fit and finish in mind.
Fitments: 18x8, 18x9, 18x10, 19x8, 19x9, 19x10, 20x9, 20x10, 20x11; offsets from +0 to +75 are available
Price: Starting at $999 (per set)
Company Quote: “Scarallo Motorsport Wheels was previously ROH wheels, and should be an instantly recognizable brand to late-model Pontiac owners. Our founder, Joe Scarallo, was the pioneer behind the SLP Firehawk wheel for Pontiac. To this day, Scarallo Motorsport Wheels is the only wheel company to make a 10-inch-wide wheel for the rear of a new-generation Pontiac GTO.”
(exclusive US distributor for Minilite wheels)
Description: Genuine Minilite wheels will fit Pontiacs from the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s, including the Firebird and TransAm.
Features: Minilite wheels made from magnesium were used by many competitors in the legendary Trans-Am race series during the late ’60s and ’70s. Current production is still in England with wheels identical in appearance to the mag design, but in affordable aircraft-grade aluminium, offering even higher strength and durability. All Minilites are triple-layer powdercoated. Options include a range of colors and a highlight polished rim.
Fitment: For Pontiacs in original configuration, 15x8 and 16x8, both at zero offset (4.5-inch backspace), will fit right on. For modified cars, 15x9, 16x9, and 15x10 are available with a range of offsets. Custom sizes, offsets, and backspaces are made to your specification.
Price: Starting at $1,440 to $1,480 (per set)
Company quote: “Genuine Minilite wheels, 15x8, in traditional silver are normally in stock in Akron, Ohio, with shipping only a day or two after your order is processed. Minilites requiring custom offsets or colors are made to order, with a four- to eight-week lead time.”