Globalization, increased competition, technology shifts, strict emission regulations – the traditional automotive industry is undergoing a rapid transformation.

SKF is working with carmakers to meet today’s demands, providing technology and products for both the chassis side and the engine/transmission side. One of those solutions is the SKF Low Friction Hub Bearing Unit, a new wheel end concept developed in Airasca, just outside Turin, Italy.

Hear from the knowledge engineers involved in the development and testing/simulation of the low-friction HBU.

Alex Teng, Global Engineering Manager - Car Chassis
Carmelo Gullì, Product Development Engineer - Advanced Projects
Marien van Ditten, Simulation Engineer - Automotive Development Centre

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