The original driveline innovator
Only GKN provides patented OE joint technology to the automotive aftermarket!
GKN Driveline is the world’s leading supplier of automotive driveline components and systems. As a global company serving the world’s leading vehicle manufacturers, GKN Driveline develops, builds and supplies an extensive range of automotive driveline components – for use in the smallest ultra low-cost car to the most sophisticated premium vehicle demanding the most complex driving dynamics.
The technology for extreme conditions
Extreme displacement length of 70mm and more, independent of deflection angle
High accuracy and stability, even at high speeds and high acceleration or deceleration
High performance in the smallest possible size and weight
The OE (Original Equipment) deflection angle of up to 52 degrees can only be attained with patented GKN technology
Preservation of all OE characteristics even after repair:
- Identical steering geometry
- Max steering angle and performance with the same joint dimensions
GKN TPE Boots
No alternatives! No compromise!
If TPE boots are installed on the original shaft, then only TPE boots by GKN Automotive may be used for repairs
Only GKN TPE boots guarantee firm, durable fit on the profile shaft
High operating temperature up to 140 C
High impact resistance and rotational stability
Safety & Comfort - no compromise!
Complete propshafts for all vehicle categories
Minimum levels of Noise Vibration Harshness (NVH)
Crash-optimized shafts to OE specifications
eMobility today with GKN
GKN’s capabilities are now driving the global development of higher performance electric driveline systems. To date, GKN has delivered over 1,500,000 eDrive systems. Vehicles on the road today use GKN electric axles to make hybridization and e-mobility a reality. Watch GKN for new lighter, smaller driveline systems capable of delivering even more power and functionality! READ MORE