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A new support structure for independent wheel suspensions in heavy-duty trucks

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Thyssen-Krupp Automotive Systems in Essen has presented an all-new support structure for independent suspensions in heavy-duty trucks. The system features innovative solutions for suspension mountings, frame structures and steering. It will improve handling characteristics and ride comfort and as well allow for future engine generations and emission demands.

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Correspondence to Dr.-Ing. Dirk Ziesing.

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Ziesing, D. A new support structure for independent wheel suspensions in heavy-duty trucks. ATZ Worldw 110, 30–33 (2008). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03225000

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Keywords

  • Load Path
  • Ride Comfort
  • Wheel Load
  • Front Axle
  • Packaging Space