Haldex has been awarded a 1,200 MSEK contract for a global All-Wheel Drive platform

Haldex has been selected by a leading Tier One supplier to provide the latest generation of its proprietary Haldex AWD system consisting of Haldex Limited Slip Coupling /Haldex LSC) and Haldex electronic Limited Slip Differential (Haldex eLSD) for a major global mid-size vehicle platform.

The total value of the business is estimated to 1,200 MSEK. The first vehicle models featuring the systems are scheduled to debut in 2008. Haldex will match the platform’s geographic spread by adding manufacturing capacity in Mexico and Eastern Europe. The 4th generation of Haldex LSC, in conjunction with the Haldex eLSD add-on, offers a true platform solution to the OEMs. Through its modular nature and integrated controls it allows for customized system features and torque management performance for every particular model/variant on the platform, Implicit benefits to the end customer include enhanced fuel economy and vehicle handing. “This new business significantly consolidates Haldex’s leadership position on a global basis in the development and manufacturing of torque transfer/management devices for All-Wheel Drive passenger cars, crossover, SUV and light-truck markets”, says Joakim Olsson, President and CEO of the Haldex group. For further information please contact Joakim Olsson, phone +46 8 545 049 50.

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Haldex develops, manufactures and distributes products for brake and suspension systems for commercialvehicles. Our customers include manufacturers of heavy trucks, buses and trailers, and axle manufacturersfor these types of vehicles. Other applications as agriculture and special vehicles are also served. Theproduct portfolio comprises all of the main components and sub-systems included in a complete brake orsuspension system. Haldex, with headquarters in Landskrona, Sweden, has a global presence in terms of sales, research, development, technical serviceand production. Net sales amounted to approximately 3.9 billion SEK in 2013. Manufacturing takes place inSweden, Germany, Hungary, China, India, Brazil, Mexico and the USA. The company employs 2 135 people.

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