NSK develops world’s first hydraulic load detection device
In a world-first, NSK has developed a load detection device that prevents the overloading of commercial vehicles and improves safety. Offering easy fitment to the suspension of vans, light trucks and other commercial vehicles,...
NSK supplies high-performance bearings for electric vehicle
NSK is supplying the rotor shaft bearings for the front and rear axle drives of an electric SUV (sports utility vehicle) being built by a European car manufacturer. Although this is the first project of its type for NSK in E...
NSK steering column offers greater driver safety
NSK has developed a tilt and telescopic steering column with improved collision safety thanks to a new design of breakaway structure that improves reliability in an impact situation. In addition, the new unit is lighter for enhanced fue...
World’s first cold-forming technology for electric power steering shafts
NSK has developed proprietary cold-forming technology for manufacturing the shafts of its electric power steering (EPS) systems . The new process not only ensures that shafts are safer and more reliable in o...
NSK World’s first transmission-equipped wheel hub motor
NSK has successfully demonstrated the world's first transmission-equipped wheel hub motor in a breakthrough development intended to improve the environmental performance, safety and comfort of vehicles. By expanding on the kno...
EQTF Ball Bearings: Light, Compact, Low-Friction and Stable
When ball bearings live ten times longer...
They have already proven themselves in Japan and are now set to conquer the European automotive world: we’re talking about the EQTF ball bearings that NSK has developed for the...
Functional Safety Compliant Electric Power Steering
NSK Ltd. - Tokyo, Japan - announced that it has developed a new electric power steering (EPS) system that is compliant with ISO Functional Safety for automobiles. The new system will support the much higher level of safety that h...
NSK Develops Low-Friction Reduction Gear for Electric Power Steering
NSK Ltd. - Tokyo, Japan - announced that it has developed a low-friction reduction gear for electric power steering (EPS) system that helps achieve a greater sense of unity between car and driver and that reduces s...
Shell Eco-Marathon - EducEco 2014
Shell Eco-Marathon and EducEco competition 2014
NSK congratulates the winners of the Shell Eco-Marathon 2014 and of the EducEco competition 2014!
The Shell Eco-marathon Europe 2014 took place between the 15th and 18 th May in Rotterdam,...
NSK Exhibits at 43rd Tokyo Motor Show
NSK Ltd. exhibits at the 43rd Tokyo Motor Show to be held from Saturday, November 23 to Sunday, December 1, 2013 at Tokyo Big Sight (Koto-ku, Tokyo).
NSK will showcase its technologies and products that contribute to vehicle safety and envi...
NSK Develops Slideable Intermediate Shaft for Column-Type EPAS
NSK Develops a High Durability, High Rigidity, Slideable Intermediate Shaft for Column-Type Electronic Power Steering for Automobiles in Emerging Markets
Improved Durability on Rough Roads and Improved Handling “Feel”...
NSK at the IZB Trade Fair
NSK at the IZB trade fair: the latest product developments for the automotive industry
The latest-generation bearings and steering systems
NSK is showcasing some of its latest product developments for the automotive industry at the IZB supplie...
NSK Wheel Bearing Technology
NSK wheel bearing technology in the world’s first diesel hybrids
Peugeot's 3008 HYbrid4 was launched last February as the world's first diesel hybrid vehicle on the market, now followed by the Peugeot 508 RXH, the Citroën DS5 HYbrid4 and by this summ...
Ultra-Long-Life Ball Bearings for Transmissions
NSK develops Ultra-long-life Ball Bearings for Transmissions , designed to make bearings more compact and lightweight, with less friction.
The demand for compact, lightweight and more efficient automotive...
VW Up! Featuring Steering Column EPAS and Bearings Produced by NSK
Energy-saving power steering for VW’s smallest model
Good steering assistance, perfect handling and the utmost energy efficiency: drivers expect all these things not only from mid-range cars but also from compact...
Ultra-High-Speed Large-Diameter Ball Bearings for Motors in Hybrid Cars
Bearings help to improve fuel economy and raise power output
NSK Ltd. announced that it has developed large-diameter bearings for motors that are capable of ultra-high-speed rotation exceeding two million dmn...
Low-Friction Tapered Roller Bearing with Plastic Cage
NSK Develops Next-Generation Low-Friction Tapered Roller Bearing with Plastic Cage Design for the Drivetrain Market
NSK Ltd. announced it has developed a next-generation tapered roller bearing featuring a plastic cage design an...
Automotive: Silent Needle Roller Bearing for Automotive Electrical Components
Developed to make vehicle interiors even quieter with the electrification of automobiles
NSK has developed a silent needle roller bearing that cuts noise to a third that of the conventional product . T...
Product: EPAS for Larger Vehicles
Integrating components and improving performance
Thanks to its packaging advantages and rising power density, the EPAS column is being used for larger and larger vehicles. The highest-performance C-EPAS on the European market has an output of 8.5...
Company: NSK at Auto Shanghai 2011
NSK technology contributes to environment and automotive safety
NSK Ltd. will exhibit at the 14th Auto Shanghai 2011 being held from April 19 to April 28 at the Shanghai International Expo Centre (SNIEC). Being the world’s largest motor show held...