All-wheel drive solutions
GKN Driveline’s modular family of all-wheel drive technologies enables us to develop a tailored solution for customers’ all-wheel drive application requirements.
We are able to design, develop and integrate all-wheel drive solutions for a range of needs - from small city cars that need that extra zip to meet the exacting demands of the daily commute, to family SUVs that require the reassuring traction and stability in all weathers, to those off-road vehicles famed for their rugged performance in all conditions. We can even make our customers’ cars drift for those exhilarating track days.
All-wheel drive technology range
GKN’s Twinster system enables instinctive torque vectoring and can be tuned to automakers’ specific vehicle requirements, such as great off-road performance, optimum on-road stability or compelling track handling.
Active Connect systems
GKN’s intelligent Active Connect system seamlessly switches between all-wheel drive and two-wheel drive depending on road conditions and driver inputs, helping to improve efficiency and save fuel.
All-wheel drive systems for small to medium-sized vehicles
GKN has developed the world’s first complete all-wheel drive system for small-to-medium sized vehicles.
Booster all-wheel drive system
GKN’s Booster all-wheel drive system helps intelligently distribute torque to the most appropriate wheel when required, improving traction and stability.
All-wheel drive couplings
GKN Driveline’s all-wheel drive couplings control the transfer of torque to the secondary axle in an on-demand AWD system. GKN offers a range of couplings, including the Electro-magnetic Control Device (EMCD), Viscous Coupling and Dual Differential.