Benteler-SGL produces leaf springs for Volvo XC90  [ Germany ]

Benteler-SGL produces fiber-reinforced composite leaf springs for the chassis of the new Volvo XC90. The leaf spring is based on the polyurethane matrix resin Loctite MAX 2 from Henkel AG & Co. KGaA. The suspension of the new Volvo XC90 offers the innovative feature of a transverse fiber-reinforced composite leaf spring instead of the usual array of coil springs. This gives rise to a highly...
<Oct 07, 2014>