KW automotive GmbH with its brands KW suspensions, ST suspensions, ap sportfahrwerke, Belltech, Reiger Racing Suspension, LSD Doors and RaceRoom offers an immense suspension portfolio, state-of-the-art production technology, development and test center, for the independent aftermarket. In the past 25 years, KW automotive has developed more than 16 different damping technologies in order to meet its own claim, “The perfect suspension for every demand”.
In addition to its core business, the development and production of manually and adaptively adjustable coilover suspensions and other suspension components for the aftermarket, as well as the accessory program of various automobile manufacturers in the premium segment, the business field of original equipment of special models and super sports cars of the automobile industry is developing extremely positively for the Swabian suspension manufacturer.
As a development partner for sophisticated controlled suspension systems, the manufacturer has the complete product portfolio of hydraulics, electronics, sensor technology, control units and damper control systems as well as the necessary know-how for the application and tuning of complex driving dynamics control systems from a single source. KW has established itself strongly in customer motor sports in the past years and produces homologated racing dampers and suspensions for more and more racing vehicles of different car manufacturers.
The group has seven international subsidiaries in the most important markets worldwide, including Belgium, China, Japan, Switzerland, Taiwan and the USA. Of the 450 employees worldwide, about 330 work at the headquarters in Fichtenberg. Additional business lines are software and hardware solutions as well as events for virtual motor sports under the umbrella of KW automotive’s subsidiary RaceRoom.