Dexter Rim & Wheel was formed in 1971 and began its rim manufacturing in Lebanon, IN. In 1974 Wheel Assembly began. In 1981 to meet the needs of more production Dexter Rim & Wheel acquired 45,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing space. In 1982 all manufacturing was transferred from Lebanon to the current location on Collins Rd. in Elkhart, IN. In 2004 Dexter Rim & Wheel was acquired by Americana Development, forming Dexstar Wheel Company, Inc.