Developed for Mercedes-AMG: the new ST XTA plus 3 coilover with top mounts

Developed for Mercedes-AMG: the new ST XTA plus 3 coilover with top mounts

The Mercedes-Benz A-Class has long reached the premier league of sporty compact models. For the three recent models Mercedes-AMG A 35 4MATIC, Mercedes-AMG A 45 AMATIC+ and Mercedes-AMG A 45 S 4MATIC+, our brand ST exclusively offers our best ST ...

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Sustainability and motorsport are not mutually exclusive

Sustainability and motorsport are not mutually exclusive

For almost two decades, Fanta4 singer Smudo and the Four-Motors team led by Thomas von Löwis of Menar have been in the pole position when it comes to “green motorsport.” In the 2021 motorsport season, the team continues to work ...

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Novitec relies on KW suspension Engineering for the Ferrari F8 Tributo

Novitec relies on KW suspension Engineering for the Ferrari F8 Tributo

A spectacular backdrop isn’t needed for the Ferrari F8 Tributo, since the Italian super sports car attracts a whole lot of attention by itself as onlookers take photos. The very first modern vehicle which is part of Ferrari’s ancestral gallery ...

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AL-KO Damping Technology becomes part of the KW automotive Group

AL-KO Damping Technology becomes part of the KW automotive Group

Since July 30, 2021, AL-KO Damping Technology has been under the umbrella of the KW automotive Group. We can already say that 2021 is a historic year for us at KW. Back in January, the off-road racing damper manufacturer, Reiger ...

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Customized ST XTA plus 3 in VW’s Atlas Cross Sport GT Concept

Customized ST XTA plus 3 in VW’s Atlas Cross Sport GT Concept

Volkswagen North America reveals today together with VW Enthusiast Jamie Orr a heavily modified SUV. Using a 2021 Atlas Cross Sport SEL Premium R-Line as its base, the GT Concept took several months to create and includes a host of ...

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WTCR RACE of Spain: First WTCR win for second-generation Audi as Vervisch leaves Aragon victorious

WTCR RACE of Spain: First WTCR win for second-generation Audi as Vervisch leaves Aragon victorious

Gabriele Tarquini and Frédéric Vervisch shrugged off the red-hot temperatures at MotorLand Aragón to split the WTCR Race of Spain wins with both returning to the top step of the WTCR − FIA World Touring Car Cup podium for the ...

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Porsche sets new lap record on the Nordschleife with 6:43.300 minutes

Porsche sets new lap record on the Nordschleife with 6:43.300 minutes

In midsummer-like temperatures and an asphalt temperature of 41 degrees Celsius, Porsche broke the previously valid record for street cars of 6:48,047 minutes on the Nürburgring Nordschleife under the supervision of a notary on June 14, 2021. The sportscar: A ...

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It’s official: The Red Bull Driftbrothers starting with two 1,050 hp BMW M4 Competition (G82)!

It’s official: The Red Bull Driftbrothers starting with two 1,050 hp BMW M4 Competition (G82)!

It’s simply insane! An automobile manufacturer directly and officially supports a drift team for the first time in the German-speaking world. The brothers Elias and Johannes Hountondji – known as the Red Bull Driftbrothers – will participate in the 2021 ...

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Maximum driving pleasure on the road with KW coilover Variant 4 for the BMW M4 (G82) and BMW M3 (G80)

Maximum driving pleasure on the road with KW coilover Variant 4 for the BMW M4 (G82) and BMW M3 (G80)

While the BMW M4 GT3 race car, which will be used in customer sports from 2022, successfully completed its tests with its 5-way adjustable KW racing suspension, the 3-way adjustable KW coilover Variant 4 (KW V4) is now available for ...

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KW Solid Piston Technology briefly explained: A short overview of our GT3 suspensions

KW Solid Piston Technology briefly explained: A short overview of our GT3 suspensions

The most important rule in the world of motorsports: make sure that the competitors keep their distance! This is only possible with constant development and sustainability. Sustainability pays off, as well in the world of motorsports. Like few aftermarket and ...

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With the Tesla Model 3 to the Race to the Clouds: First Practice for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

With the Tesla Model 3 to the Race to the Clouds: First Practice for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

The 99th Race to the Clouds, aka the 99th Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, will finally take place in Colorado (USA) next weekend. The Tesla Model 3, which we already featured on our KW automotive blog in spring of 2021, ...

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WTCR RACE of Portugal: The King and The Kid win but there’s home WTCR heartbreak for Monteiro

WTCR RACE of Portugal: The King and The Kid win but there’s home WTCR heartbreak for Monteiro

Young stars Yann Ehrlacher and Attila Tassi came out on top at WTCR Race of Portugal as Circuito do Estoril served up two action-packed counters. Frenchman Ehrlacher, the 24-year-old King of WTCR following his 2020 title triumph, won Race 1 ...

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Best practice: Alfa Romeo Giulia meets KW Variant 3 and more

Best practice: Alfa Romeo Giulia meets KW Variant 3 and more

Thank you, Italy! Thank you for your haute couture. Thank you for your haute cuisine. Thank you for your music from Antoni Vivaldi to Alessandro Scarlatti and Claudio Monteverdi to Adriano Celentano. Thank you for Don Camillo and Peppone and, ...

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German Engineering for a Bella Macchina: Novitec and KW Suspension components developed for the Ferrari 812 GTS

German Engineering for a Bella Macchina: Novitec and KW Suspension components developed for the Ferrari 812 GTS

Making a super sports car even more dynamic, sporty, and good-looking is something that only few achieve. This makes it even more challenging for the open Ferrari 812 GTS. Exclusively for Novitec, we have developed spring kits with height adjustment ...

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KAEGE RETRO – A stylish and modern sports car that will make you enjoy your ride with our KW Classic Suspension

KAEGE RETRO – A stylish and modern sports car that will make you enjoy your ride with our KW Classic Suspension

Somewhere in the middle of nowhere, far away from Salzburg, Stuttgart, Wolfsburg, Zuffenhausen and sunny California, there are many Porsche enthusiasts who consider a Porsche 911 much more than just a sports car. But until the time came, the passion ...

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ADAC TOTAL 24h Race Nürburgring 2021: Our winners in the Eifel

ADAC TOTAL 24h Race Nürburgring 2021: Our winners in the Eifel

It is always unpredictable who will win the Nürburgring 24-hour race in the end. Every single time, the Green Hell, which is the world’s most dangerous racetrack and was named by the three-time Formula 1 world champion Sir John Young ...

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WTCR RACE of Germany 2021: Monteiro the Nordschleife WTCR slipstream superstar as Vernay edges Engstler for glory

WTCR RACE of Germany 2021: Monteiro the Nordschleife WTCR slipstream superstar as Vernay edges Engstler for glory

Tiago Monteiro pulled off a sublime slipstreaming overtake to win the opening round of the 2021 WTCR − FIA World Touring Car Cup on the legendary Nürburgring Nordschleife. And by holding off team-mate and home hero Luca Engstler, Jean-Karl Vernay ...

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Increased handling for the Alfa Romeo Giulia (952)

Increased handling for the Alfa Romeo Giulia (952)

In contrast to other aftermarket suspensions, our KW Variant 3 has the advantage that the coilover is thoroughly made of stainless steel, which enables independent adjustment of the dampers in compression and rebound. Now the popular suspension is also available ...

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ADAC TOTAL 24h Race Nürburgring 2021: On the 25th anniversary of Manthey-Racing, the Porsche team wins the Eifel endurance classic

ADAC TOTAL 24h Race Nürburgring 2021: On the 25th anniversary of Manthey-Racing, the Porsche team wins the Eifel endurance classic

The KW Competition customer and record holder on the Nürburgring Nordschleife wins the Nürburgring 24h race for the seventh time. The Frenchman Kévin Estre secured the seventh victory for the team from Meuspath in the Manthey Porsche #911 after a ...

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Black. Strong. Evo. KW Solid Piston Technology for Lamborghini Huracán Evo RWD

Black. Strong. Evo. KW Solid Piston Technology for Lamborghini Huracán Evo RWD

Even with super sports cars, we always find room for improvement when searching for better drivability. Together with the renowned tuner Novitec, we have developed suspension innovations for various Lamborghini models, such as the KW coilover Variant 5, which is ...

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