Special Features

Average Car Fuel Efficiency In Recent Years

Car buyers are looking for fuel-efficient cars. Surprisingly, average MPG has remained stagnant or even regressed since the 80s. As cars got bigger and heavier and offered more amenities, gas mileage plummeted. Cars of the 1980’s oftentimes can surpass cars of today in gas mileage, some getting about 50 MPG, however they aren’t as safe […]

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OEM Vs. Aftermarket Wheels: What You Need to Know

Whether replacing one damaged alloy wheel or picking up a set of steel wheels for winter, today’s consumer has essentially two wheel replacement options: OEM Replica or Aftermarket Wheels. OEM wheels are made by the original equipment manufacturer and are exact replicas of the wheel that came with your car. Aftermarket Wheels are made by […]

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5 Cars That Help Us Sell OEM Wheels!

Blackburn OEM Wheels offers factory replacement wheels, hubcaps and center caps to large corporations and end users alike. There is usually a very strong correlation in between the sales of a specific car model and our business. In other words, the more popular the car, the more often people need to buy wheel replacements. It’s […]

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What is a “B” Condition used OEM Wheel?

Last month we discussed how Blackburn evaluates and grades our selection of used OEM wheels. Specifically, we discussed our Grade A used wheels and the grading criteria that we use to evaluate a used wheel, as well as what steps we take throughout our the procurement process to ensure we are able to provide our customers with […]

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Ford F150 OEM Wheels Spotlight

The Ford F150 is one of the most popular trucks that ever graced the American highways. To this day, Ford F-150 OEM wheels continue to be one of our best selling wheels. It makes sense that a utilitarian truck such as the F-150 would need replacement wheels more frequently than say, a Ford Taurus, as […]

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What is an “A” Condition used OEM Wheel?

At Blackburn OEM Wheel Solutions, we solve problems. Specifically, we solve wheel problems. Even more specifically, we solve OEM wheel problems. While we pride ourselves on holding the largest privately owned inventory of new OEM wheels and hubcaps in the United States, we wouldn’t be doing our best to solve our customers’ potential problems if […]

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The Cost Benefits of Partnering With A Rim Distributor

The cost benefits of partnering with a rim distributor are obvious. Ideally, your rim distributor will offer wholesale prices that save your company money and thus make your company more profitable. While there are many benefits of partnering with an OE wheel distributor, we’d like to focus on what sets us apart from other OEM […]

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Storing Steel Rims in the Off-Season

Anyone that lives in an area that experiences its fair share of winter weather knows the importance of winter wheels and tires. But once spring arrives and the snow melts, you might be wondering about the best way to store your winter wheels. Depending on your circumstances, you may need to store your wheels, tires, […]

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5 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for the Car Enthusiast

Finding the perfect Valentine’s Day gift can be a difficult task. To find that perfect gift, you must of course know what your significant other’s hobbies and interest are. If there’s one thing we can relate to at Blackburn OEM Wheel Solutions, it’s an undying passion for all things auto. If your Valentine is a […]

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