Improving the fuel efficiency of SUVs, crossovers, and passenger vehicles, Spicer SmartConnect technology helps global vehicle manufacturers address evolving emissions regulations while maintaining the safety and control that are key advantages for AWD vehicles.
The Spicer SmartConnect system configures the drivetrain to work in fuel-efficient front-wheel-drive mode for the vast majority of driving conditions. It automatically and seamlessly converts to AWD when it detects slipping at the wheel, such as during rapid acceleration or in icy conditions.
The introduction of this technology in
"Sales of SUVs grew by 45 percent in
Dana offers complete driveline solutions for
To support Chinese off-roading enthusiasts, Dana offers The Ultimate Dana 44™ and The Ultimate Dana 60™ axles, direct bolt-in replacement upgrades specifically engineered for Jeep® Wranglers. The Ultimate Dana 44 axle was recently recognized with the "2017 SUV Technology" award by FBlife, the leading Chinese media portal for off-road enthusiasts and service suppliers. China is one of the largest markets for Jeep Wrangler sales outside of the U.S.
Dana serves numerous light-vehicle manufacturers in
Dana is a world leader in highly engineered solutions for improving the efficiency, performance, and sustainability of powered vehicles and machinery. Dana supports the passenger vehicle, commercial truck, and off-highway markets, as well as industrial and stationary equipment applications. Founded in 1904, Dana employs approximately 27,000 people in 34 countries on six continents who are committed to delivering long-term value to customers. The company reported sales of more than
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