All-wheel drive solutions

AWD Solutions

AWD Solutions

GKN ePowertrain’s modular family of all-wheel drive technologies produces custom solutions for all-wheel drive application requirements, with higher quality. 

GKN ePowertrain designs, develops and integrates all-wheel drive solutions for a range of requirements – from dynamic city cars, to all-weather family SUVs, to robust all-terrain vehicles. GKN ePowertrain can add exciting drift modes for track days. 

All-wheel drive technology range

Twinster technology

Twinster technology

GKN ePowertrain’s Twinster system enables instinctive torque vectoring and can be tuned to an automaker’s specific vehicle requirements, such as great off-road performance, optimum on-road stability or compelling track handling.

Find out more about Twinster technology

Active Connect systems

Active Connect systems

GKN ePowertrain’s intelligent Active Connect system switches seamlessly between all-wheel drive and two-wheel drive depending on road conditions and driver inputs, improving efficiency and saving fuel.

Learn about the Active Connect system

All-wheel drive systems for small to medium-sized vehicles

All-wheel drive systems for small to medium-sized vehicles

GKN ePowertrain developed the world’s first complete all-wheel drive system for small and medium-sized vehicles.

Find out more about the system in the Jeep Renegade

Booster all-wheel drive system

Booster all-wheel drive system

GKN ePowertrain’s all-wheel drive system intelligently distributes torque to individual wheels, improving traction and stability in any situation.

Learn how GKN ePowertrain developed the AWD system on the MG GS SUV

All-wheel drive couplings

All-wheel drive couplings

GKN ePowertrain’s all-wheel drive couplings control the transfer of torque to the secondary axle in an on-demand AWD system. GKN ePowertrain offers a range of couplings, including its Electro-Magnetic Control Device (EMCD), Viscous Coupling and Dual Differential.

 

Find out about the latest EMCD innovation