Founded almost a century ago as a company specializing in the production of gears for airships and heavy vehicles, ZF now is in the top ten automotive suppliers in the world. With more than 120 factories in 27 countries producing specialized transmission systems for passenger and commercial vehicles and a comprehensive range of steering, axle and chassis components for major car manufacturers, ZF has any vehicle mobility needs covered.
With a strong annual investment in research and development of new technology, ZF is leading the industry in the push for smaller, more efficient and reliable drive systems with it's successful 6 and 8 speed autos, and the revolutionary new 9 speed transmission for compact front-drive vehicles, while at the same time supporting a long history of partnerships with automotive manufacturers with its "ZF Tradition" service, to keep the classics running strong.
Incorporating the SACHS and LemfÃ¶rder brands under the ZF banner, chances are somewhere in your vehicle will be ZF technology €“ from the assisted steering systems and variable stabilizers to the active differentials and adaptive dampers, and the all important transmission systems in between. o