Light Vehicle

Light Vehicle

The automotive industry is constantly looking to increase performance, and reduce the weight of the vehicles they produce. Austempered materials have a proven track record of providing strength and dependability for safety components, suspension systems, and drivetrain applications.

Typical applications in this industry include:

Austempered Steel

  • Transmission Wave Plates
  • Transmission Gears
  • Output Shafts
  • Seat Brackets
  • Clips and Clamps

Carbo-Austempered Steel

  • Output Shafts
  • Pump Shafts
  • Starter Clutch Shells
  • Drive Splines
  • Parking Pawls
  • Side Pinions


  • Control Arms
  • Hypoid Ring and Pinion Gears
  • Suspension Brackets
  • Gear Housings
  • Sprockets
  • CV Joints
  • Differential Housings
  • Wheel Hubs