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HRE Performance Wheels, manufacturer of the world’s finest Monoblok and three-piece forged wheels, announced today that it has been selected as the official Akrapovič distributor of their car exhaust systems for the United States and Canada.
Over the years, Akrapovič’s relationship with HRE has grown from a close partnership at marketing events to now leveraging HRE Wheels’ expertise, experience, and extensive dealer network as its main point of contact for luxury, sports and supercar customers for the United States and Canada. HRE’s expertise in catering to the most exclusive customers looking for the utmost in quality and performance made HRE the perfect choice.
“At Akrapovič we're constantly striving to make our products and related services as available as possible. Announcing HRE Wheels as a distributor for our products for cars in North America is great news for our customers,” said Primož Babnik, Akrapovič Sales and Marketing Director. “HRE Wheels is a company known for premium car products, as testified by the many premium brands it handles. We’re looking forward to working together with HRE Wheels, with whom we share a passion for attaining shared goals. We believe HRE Wheels is great partner that understands the advantages of Akrapovič products—from lightweight and durable materials, improved performance, and superb design to that unmistakable Akrapovič sound.”
Akrapovič offers a wide range of high performance exhaust systems for vehicles like the BMW M3/M4, Corvette, Porsche 911, Lamborghini Aventador and more. Crafted from exotic materials like titanium, Inconel and carbon fiber, every component of an Akrapovič exhaust system is carefully designed, engineered, and constructed to the highest performance standards in the industry. From their MotoGP Championship win with Yamaha to their exhaust systems for the Le Mans winning Audi LMP1 race cars, Akrapovič has winning championships in its DNA. In addition, Akrapovič was the OE supplier of titanium exhaust systems for the Porsche 997 GT2 and currently supplies OE exhaust systems for BMW Alpina and optional exhaust systems on most BMW motorcycles.
“Akrapovič is the best exhaust manufacturer in the world, hands down,” said HRE President Alan Peltier. “Their state-of-the-art facilities in Slovenia are beyond impressive, having extensive R&D and manufacturing resources that are simply unmatched. However, what impressed me most was the team. I’ve not met a group of people with that level of passion and dedication outside of HRE. The synergy is clear and we’re honored to be a part of the Akrapovič team.”
Akrapovič dealers and customers can now contact HRE Wheels and its Vista-based sales staff for information on product, technical questions and availability at www.hrewheels.com/akrapovic or +1.760.598.1960.