KW extends Classic product line: Adjustable dampers developed for Porsche 356 restorations

KW extends Classic product line: Adjustable dampers developed for Porsche 356 restorations

In the past years, KW automotive has developed an extensive delivery program of different suspension solutions especially for Porsche cars and has positioned it successfully on the market.   Besides homologized applications for Porsche race cars and numerous coilovers for ...

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Gymkhana Grid: Baggsy back in Action

Gymkhana Grid: Baggsy back in Action

The past weekend saw Baggsy return to South Africa for the 2018 instalment of Monster Energy’s, Gymkhana GRiD. Back for a second year at Carnival City, Johannesburg. Gymkhana GRiD blends drifting, drag racing, and physical driving skill with mental agility. ...

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Unleash the performance of the new Hyundai i30 N (PDE): ST XTA coilovers out now!

Unleash the performance of the new Hyundai i30 N (PDE): ST XTA coilovers out now!

With the Hyundai i30 N and Hyundai i30 N Performance (PDE), the Korean automobile manufacturer Hyundai offers a compact driving machine, which enthusiast’s fans of the sporty compact car. The up to 275 hp strong front-drive model ensures pure driving ...

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ESSEN MOTOR SHOW TEASER: Be our guest in Essen!

ESSEN MOTOR SHOW TEASER: Be our guest in Essen!

At the Essen Motor Show from November 30th – December 9th, 2018 KW presents on more than 380 square meters nomerous new products with its suspension brands “KW suspensions” and “ST suspensions” in hall 3 (stand B43 and stand B41). The KW ...

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Check out: Auto Focus with Larry Chen on “HOONIGAN”

Check out: Auto Focus with Larry Chen on “HOONIGAN”

Those who regularly follow our Facebook and Instagram Channels know we closely work with our Hoonigan friends and Larry Chen. On the official Hoonigan YouTube Channel you can already watch the first episode of the new show “Auto Focus with ...

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The Driftenberg Project: starts soon …

The Driftenberg Project: starts soon …

Our friend and Drift Buddy Steve Baggsy Biagioni did it again! Somewhere in the middle of Germany he unleashed his Nissan GT R. We supported Baggsy and his team in the forests of Fichtenberg. The best thing, we didn’t damaged the Nissan ...

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Are you ready for Ken Block’s Gymkhana Ten? Check out Amazon Prime TV Show Launch Nov 16th 2018!

Are you ready for Ken Block’s Gymkhana Ten? Check out Amazon Prime TV Show Launch Nov 16th 2018!

This will be a BLAST! Ken Block’s Gymkhana: the viral video series that changed automotive filmmaking forever, with well over 550 MILLION views for the series to date. It’s also a big part of where Mr. Block gets his title from ...

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Porsche 911 GT2 RS MR is the fastest road-legal sports car ever at the Ring!

Porsche 911 GT2 RS MR is the fastest road-legal sports car ever at the Ring!

Our longtime customer and partner Manthey-Racing recently set a new lap record at the Nürburgring Nordschleife. In 6:40.33 minutes, the Porsche 911 GT2 RS MR, equipped with an MR Performance Kit and 700 hp, conquered the Nürburgring Nordschleife under notarial supervision. ...

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Days like these – a personal review on the FIA Hill Climb Masters in Gubbio

Days like these – a personal review on the FIA Hill Climb Masters in Gubbio

What a terrific motorsport festival at the FIA Hill Climb Masters in Gubbio, Italy! For the crown of the Hill Climb, 170 race cars from 21 nations traveled to the Umbrian town at the foot of Monte Ingino in the ...

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KW @ Professional MotorSport World Expo 2018 Cologne

KW @ Professional MotorSport World Expo 2018 Cologne

KW suspensions invites you to visit us at Professional MotorSport World Expo 2018 in Cologne, Germany from 7 – 9 November. This year we showcase our wide range of our successful racing shocks and suspension systems. Our KW Competition program is ...

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Tribute to Georg Plasa – The Italian Chapter

Tribute to Georg Plasa – The Italian Chapter

At the 25th Goodwood Festival of Speed 2018 we wrote history for our deceased friend Georg Plasa and now we are on our way to Italy – the FIA HILL CLIMB MASTERS in Gubbio is calling! You probably all know ...

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KW develops three-way-coilover kit for Mercedes-AMG GT R

KW develops three-way-coilover kit for Mercedes-AMG GT R

The KW Variant 4 coilover kit with its three-way high-performance dampers now unleashes the current Mercedes-AMG GT top model GT R (Type 197). With KW suspension, the 585 hp “Gran Turismo” is even more saturated on the tarmac, even on ...

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“Hardcore Military” – a RS6 with KW V4 in Army Style

“Hardcore Military” – a RS6 with KW V4 in Army Style

A while ago, we have presented on our Blog a 500 bhp strong VW Golf R with KW DDC plug&play coilovers. Home of this R was neither Europe, Asia or America, but the VW came from South Africa and is ...

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Driving dynamic upgrade for the BMW M5 (F90): KW Variant 4

Driving dynamic upgrade for the BMW M5 (F90): KW Variant 4

For more than 30 years, the BMW M5 has been fascinating people all over the world, and so is also the new sixth generation of BMW’s sportiest sedan. For the M5 (F90), the suspension manufacturer KW automotive has developed the ...

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Out now: ST XA coilover suspension kit for Honda Civic Type R (FC)

Out now: ST XA coilover suspension kit for Honda Civic Type R (FC)

The fifth generation of the Honda Civic Type R (FC) is currently the sportiest compact model of the Japanese manufacturer and has conquered the Nürburgring Nordschleife right away. With a record lap time of 7:43.8 minutes on the most demanding ...

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BMW M3 KW DDC plug&play coilover install – a closer look

BMW M3 KW DDC plug&play coilover install – a closer look

In order to provide the ultimate ride no matter what road conditions or driving style, auto manufacturers even equip their vehicles optional with adjustable damping settings from the factory. KW Automotive is always looking to push the boundaries of suspension ...

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Haunting Goodwood Festival of Speed 2018: ST Drifter Baggsy goes wild!

Haunting Goodwood Festival of Speed 2018: ST Drifter Baggsy goes wild!

ST Drifter Baggsy returned for his third consecutive year at Festival Of Speed. His weapon of choice, the fire breathing 1200hp #LSXR35. Baggsy was also joined in his rig by fellow Monster Energy athletes, Nicolas Hamilton, Vaughn Gittin JR and ...

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KW-Shod Judd V8 BMW E36 Fastest Internal Combustion Powered Car Up 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed Hillclimb

KW-Shod Judd V8 BMW E36 Fastest Internal Combustion Powered Car Up 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed Hillclimb

There’s no doubt that the 2018 running of the Goodwood Festival of Speed will be looked back on as a watershed year in the history of the event, primarily as it marked the first time that the fastest vehicle up ...

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OEM Plus, Plus: Building The 330i “Smash Wagon”

OEM Plus, Plus: Building The 330i “Smash Wagon”

A semi-voluntary, job related, change of location had left me at an impasse. I moved from Las Vegas where a day below 40F is a rarity and snow is an out-right calamity to Washington D.C. where pothole ridden streets are ...

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Whats behind the curtain at KW?

Whats behind the curtain at KW?

Away from the bright lights of the factory floor, not a stone’s throw away, there’s a discreet door which leads to a large, undecorated concrete room. The space is used to store KW’s current and former project cars, along with ...

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