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Enkei Corporation (エンケイ株式会社, Enkei Kabushiki-gaisha) is a Japanese motorcycle and passenger car wheel manufacturer for both motorsport and street use, founded in 1950.[2][3]

Enkei Corporation
Native name
エンケイ株式会社
Private KK
IndustryAutomotive
FoundedOctober 5, 1950; 68 years ago (1950-10-05)
Headquarters,
Japan
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
Junichi Suzuki
(President)
Products
  • Motorcycle and automobile wheels
  • Auto accessories
  • Aluminium ingots
  • Aluminium raw materials
  • Aluminium parts
  • Dies for casting and molding
Number of employees
8,160 (consolidated, as of March 31, 2018)
WebsiteOfficial website
Footnotes / references
[1]

Motorsport involvementEdit

Enkei has been involved in motorsport, most famously in Formula 1 since 1995, supplying wheels for the McLaren F1 Team and in Super GT series.[4][5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Corporate Outline". Enkei Corporation. Retrieved June 5, 2018.
  2. ^ "Company Overview of Enkei Corporation". Bloomberg L.P. Retrieved June 5, 2018.
  3. ^ Brad Bowling (December 1, 2003). Complete Wheel and Tire Buyer's Guide. Krause Publications. p. 125. ISBN 0-87349-661-2.
  4. ^ "Vodafone McLaren Mercedes celebrates 300 grands prix with Mobil 1, Mercedes-Benz and Enkei". Motorsport.com. June 10, 2012. Retrieved June 5, 2018.
  5. ^ "Top 10 Aftermarket Car Wheels You Can Buy Right Now". Interesting Engineering. July 16, 2017. Retrieved June 5, 2018.

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