CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 14, 2002)—Coker Tire Co. announced the operations of its new division, Newstalgia Wheel Co. The new business offers a line of retro wheels designed for late-model cars and trucks.
Wheel designs include the Magnum 500, Corvette Style Rally, Chrysler Style Rally, Gennie, Solid and Smoothie. They have been recreated in 16- and 18-inch billet and aluminum rim sizes for use with high-performance tires, the company said.
David Coker, Coker's executive vice president, will head Newstalgia Wheel. He has served in various capacities for the company for 24 years.