Shaanxi Fast Auto Drive Group Company
-The Company is the world's largest supplier of transmissions used in heavy-duty vehicles.
-The Company mainly manufactures automotive transmissions, hydro dynamic retarders, synchronizers, power take-off systems, gears, castings and forging products.
-As of December 2016, the Company has the capacity to manufacture 1 million transmissions, 50 million gears and 100,000 tons of forging parts per year.
-As of December 2016, the Company has the supply agreements with more than 150 OEM makers in China. The Company's shares in Chinese market are over 70%, amounted to 5 million units.
Transmission systems for heavy-duty vehicles
Hydro dynamic retarders
Power take-off systems
|1968||Shaanxi Auto Gear General Works was established.|
|1984||The Company introduced Eaton Corporation's Fuller transmission technology and established a new plant to manufacture twin countershaft transmissions in Xi'an.|
|Sep. 2001||The Company, Shaanxi Auto Gear General Works, and Torch Automobile Group Co., Ltd. jointly established Shaanxi Fast Gear Co., Ltd.|
|Sep. 2001||The Company established Baoji Fast Gear Co., Ltd.|
|Jan. 2004||The Company and Eaton Corporation of the U.S.A. jointly established Eaton Fast Gear (Xi'an) Co., Ltd. This joint-venture company was dissolved in 2007.|
|Feb. 2004||The Company established Xi'an Fast Auto Drive Co., Ltd. This new facility launched mass-production in September, 2005.|
|Dec. 2005||The Company reorganized its business structure and adopted a new name, Shaanxi Fast Auto Drive Group Company.|
|Apr. 2007||Weichai Power Co., Ltd. absorbed Torch Automobile Group, thereby acquiring a 51 percent ownership in Shaanxi Fast Gear Co., Ltd.|
|May. 2010||The Company established Xianyang Precision Machinery Branch.|
|Apr. 2011||The Company established Xi'an FC Intelligence Transmission Co., Ltd.with Shaanxi Fast Gear Co., Ltd. and Caterpillar Investment Co., Ltd.|
|Sep. 2013||Fast Auto Drive (Thailand) Co., Ltd., the Company's first overseas production base, broke ground in Rayong Thailand.|
|Jan. 2014||Xi'an FC Intelligence Transmission, a joint-venture between the Company and Caterpillar, began commercial production.|
|Jul. 2014||Shaanxi Fast Gear Co., Ltd., a joint venture of the Company, and Eaton Corporation announced in July 2014 that they signed a contract in Xi'an to set up a new joint venture company Fast Eaton (Xi'an) Drive Systems Co., Ltd. It is 51% funded by Shaanxi Fast Gear Co., Ltd. with the remaining 49% held by Eaton.|
|Oct. 2014||Fast Auto Drive (Thailand) Co., Ltd., a subsidiary in Thailand, has begun production operations with the capacity to produce 30,000 transmissions per year.|