OEMs are pushed to extend warranties and must avoid recalls
Legislation requires cars that are more environmentally-friendly
Consumers demand safer, more comfortable cars to drive
Small components designed to deliver big contributions
Partner with Victrex to develop cost-effective solutions that improve reliability, reduce recalls, and increase warranty periods
Design more environmentally-friendly automobiles by working with Victrex to reduce part complexity for greater efficiency gains
Victrex’s unmatched technical expertise results in smarter product designs that enable enhanced safety and greater driving comfort
For more than three decades, Victrex has collaborated with innovative automotive companies to deliver high performance thermoplastic solutions. We listen to your needs and work with you to push boundaries and improve vehicle performance.
With their expert know-how and their focus on solutions, Victrex has been a valuable partner to ElringKlinger Kunststofftechnik for many years. We work together to push application boundaries and receive expert support to develop technologically-sophisticated components for drive systems that offer greater efficiency and better performance in the toughest conditions.
Victrex are a trusted innovation partner in our pursuit of solutions to tomorrow’s automotive challenges.
Metaldyne and Victrex have been working quite closely for the past nine years designing and developing gearing applications for balance shaft and balance shaft modules in three- and four-cylinder internal combustion engines. This partnership has resulted in significant benefits in weight, inertia and manufacturing costs. Image: ©Metaldyne
These benefits, in conjunction with noise vibration and harshness (NVH) improvements, have provided our customer base with a viable alternative to traditional metal gear designs in balance shaft and balance shaft module applications. Victrex’s support in the design and development process has been critical to the advancement of this technology.