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About BILSTEIN

The BILSTEIN name is synonymous with quality, our globally-manufactured dampers combine decades of technological expertise and motorsport pedigree loved by enthusiasts. You can trust that if a product bears the BILSTEIN name, it has our seal of approval.

As part of thyssenkrupp, BILSTEIN supplies both the original equipment (OE) and aftermarket (AM) segments. There are currently over 4,500 employees working for BILSTEIN around the world. The company headquarters are still located near where we were originally founded, in Ennepetal, Germany.

BILSTEIN DNA

The BILSTEIN brand is built on creed that we build the right shock for your vehicle. Whether your vehicle came from the factory with a monotube or twin-tube shock absorber, our engineers create direct OE replacement or performance aftermarket solutions to ensure your vehicle drives like the day you took delivery – or better. Our suspension systems are individually developed to suit the needs of different vehicles and chassis. With no one-size fits all approach we ensure that our products address the needs of your vehicle.

Product

Founded in 1873 in Ennepetal, BILSTEIN is an active partner of the automotive industry, we are always present when new developments are being devised. With BILSTEIN products, you can be certain of achieving the right chassis tuning balance between driving comfort, safety and performance.

As an innovative shock absorber specialist, we supply you with the complete product range of shock absorbers, from performance monotube, original equipment twin-tube shock absorbers to complete pneumatic air spring systems and adjustable shock absorbers. We develop the right shock absorber system for any occasion.

Manufacturing

BILSTEIN manufacturing facilities are held to stringent quality control standards and are subject to frequent quality audits. With simultaneous engineering and production, we deliver a continuous contribution to the improvement of designs and systems in automotive engineering, and are thus a globally respected partner to this industry. By having our own road-testing facilities at Papenburg in Germany and Hamilton, OH in the USA, BILSTEIN ride development engineers are able to tune each product to perfection for comfort, control and safety.

Employees apply their passion and technological expertise as they work on high-tech applications as well as special products for the automotive industry. Their qualifications and dedication form the foundation of our success. Striving to achieve technical innovations and continuous improvement in the high-technology sector is what connects us here.

Our portfolio of global production facilities are equipped to build dampers and suspension components at the highest level. No matter where you are, count on BILSTEIN quality.

Employees apply their passion and technological expertise as they work on high-tech applications as well as special products for the automotive industry. Their qualifications and dedication form the foundation of our success. Striving to achieve technical innovations and continuous improvement in the high-technology sector is what connects us here.

Our portfolio of global production facilities are equipped to build dampers and suspension components at the highest level. No matter where you are, count on BILSTEIN quality.