For many years, the KW automotive GmbH has been the epitome for premium products in car tuning and automobile refinement. KW offers its customers the largest suspension program world-wide. The entire assortment – from springs over sports suspensions to coilover suspensions “inox-line” in three damping versions – such a variety of products is unsurpassed on the market. Moreover, KW automotive GmbH develops racing solutions for national and international motor sports. The racing program of KW competition is successfully used by numerous racing teams on many race tracks around the world.
In 2006, a state-of-the art 7-post drive dynamics test facility was put into operation at the KW automotive GmbH headquarters in Fichtenberg, Germany. This test facility can simulate different race track conditions. There are only 15 of such hydraulic test facilities available around the world and most of them are used by Formula 1 teams for their research and development measures.
The KW automotive GmbH also uses this innovative test opportunity for the developing new suspensions and optimising suspension set-ups. The KW suspension part experts offer all interested racing teams and commercial partners the possibility to carry out future vehicle setups, with the help of its 7-post drive dynamics test rig at its facility in Fichtenberg.
For teams, this immensely saves both costs and time, as all vehicle-relevant race track characteristics can be simulated here without exposing the car to unnecessary wear. This technology offers KW automotive suspension parts unprecedented test opportunities for applications in the automobile industry and in motorsports.