NTN-SNR at the EQUIP’AUTO 2018 Exhibition
NTN-SNR, a leader in the automotive sector
70% of NTN-SNR’s turnover is in the automotive sector. The company supplies almost all manufacturers in the world. It is a leading multi-specialist in original equipment and spare parts. NTN-SNR offers its 3rd generation wheel bearings, high performance distribution idlers and gearbox bearings and parts for chassis, engine and transmission families. A leader in the European vehicle market, NTN-SNR has become a supplier to Asian brand vehicles in Europe, both as OEM and spare parts for original products. NTN-SNR is also partner for electric vehicle development programmes and future innovations with the goal of reducing CO2 emissions of combustion-powered vehicles. Within this context it has devised an electric wheel motor that is used on various prototype vehicles. It developed the PCS Hub Joint, a 2015 award-winning innovation, which significantly reduces the weight and bulk of the transmission.
A comprehensive and clear automotive product range
NTN-SNR provides the market with more than 7,000 products. It constantly expands its lines with 400 to 500 additional products a year. In 2016, it offered more than 1,000 products for the sensors, constant-velocity joints and truck ranges. The NTN-SNR ranges for automotive spare parts cover 80,000 vehicle models, comprising 96% of the European vehicle fleet.
It is also developing specific ranges for lorries that are continuously being improved with a doubling of the number of references since 2015, The end of 2016 saw the launch of a much wider range of bearings for lorries, as well as a full range of more than 220 lorry bearings products for transmission and gearboxes.