Option Lab Wheels was founded in April of 2013.  It is the latest line up of performance oriented wheels under Direct Wheel Source.  Direct Wheel Source is a manufacturer and importer with over thirty years of experience specializing in both OEM and aftermarket aluminum alloy wheels.

Every Option Lab Wheel is Made by Enthusiasts for Enthusiasts.  We thrive on delivering the latest design, proven manufacturing process, and rigid testing procedure while keeping the wheels affordable.  Our team at Direct Wheel Source is dedicated to deliver the best in aftermarket alloy wheels.

All of Option Lab Wheels are Low Pressure Cast, designed to meet or exceed the American SAE J2530, DOT-T and Japanese JWL/VIA standard.  We put every wheel that we design through the vigorous tests, read about it here, so you can have a worry free ownership experience. Each wheel be backed with a limited lifetime structural warranty (Click Here), as well as a 1 year warranty on paint finish.  You can read more about our paint procedure here.

Being car enthusiasts ourselves, we take part in our local HPDE, and Time Attack event as well as other events around the country.  By interacting with fellow enthusiasts at these events, we are able to develop products that you, the driver, need the most without exhausting your entire budget!


2013 – Option Lab Wheel Founded
2014 – First wheel launched
2015 – S409 Released
2016 – R716 Released