BRIEF OF WHEELS UN R124 CERTIFICATION

BRIEF OF WHEELS UN R124 CERTIFICATION

RELEASE DATE:2021-06-10 20:11
ABSTRACT: The wheel is the rotating part of the wheel core connected by the column of the inner wheel steel of the tire, that is, the metal part supporting the center of the tire and mounted on the shaft. Wheel are relatively common in the market in four materials: steel, aluminum alloy, magnesium alloy and carbon fiber composite materials. Aluminum alloy wheels are gradually occupying a leading position in the market due to their light weight, low inertial resistance, good heat dissipation performance, aesthetics, and high cost performance. Most of the wheels currently used in passenger cars and minivans are made of aluminum alloy. In the field of wheel manufacturing, Chinese low production cost and huge market demand have promoted the rapid development of the wheel industry. At present, China has become the world's largest exporter of wheel for many years.



CHINA’S ALUMINUM ALLOY WHEEL EXPORT SITUATION 
According to data from the General Administration of Customs of China, affected by the global epidemic in 2020, China’s exports of aluminum alloy wheels totaled 812,000 tons, a year-on-year decrease of 10.2%. The total export value was RMB 24.42 billion, a year-on-year decrease of 12.1%. The export situation of China's aluminum alloy wheels in the past four years is as follows:



REPLACE WHEELS FOR PASSAGER CARS UN R124 CERTIFICATION
Wheel are an important part of automobile accessories. The United Nations Economic Commission for the European Union has formulated UN R124 regulations, which compulsory certification of passenger car wheels. The certified wheels need to be permanently and legibly marked according to the requirements of the regulations. In terms of ECE certification of wheels, ATIC has a wealth of practical project experience, and is a long-term certification service provider for leading companies in the domestic wheel industry.

CERTIFICATION PROCESS 
1. Application
2. Factory audit
3. Document and sample preparation
4. Sample testing
5. Prepare report
6. Submit for review
7. Certificate issuance

TEST ITEMS
1. Corrosion Test
2. Rotating Bending Test 
3. Rolling Test 
4. Impact Test

ABOUT ATIC
ATIC is a young technical service company from China, established in 2015. ATIC is committed to integrate domestic and international regulations, testing and certification resources with a global perspective in the context of globalization, and establish a new, specialized regulation research, testing and certification platform. With innovative Digital Reporting System (DRS), Customer Service Platform (CSP) and self-developed Global Vehicle Regulation Database (GVRD),  ATIC’s compliance service covers more than 54 countries/regions globally, testing and certification service covers more than 30 countries/regions worldwide. ATIC serve more than 3,300 manufactures each year.

UN R124 CERTIFICATION PLEASE CONTACT 

Thomas
Thomas Wu
Business Development Manager
Thomas graduated from Beihang University with 13 years of experience in TIC industry. 
He has an in-depth understanding of international homologation and certification systems. 
In ATIC he is focusing on the regulation of new energy power trains and homologation procedures in various countries.
Phone: +86 18665053840
Mail: thomas.wu@atic-cn.com