SKF has signed contracts with Audi for the delivery of SKF components for use on a range of vehicle models.

The contracts, estimated at nearly SEK 1 billion, include the delivery of four different versions of wheel bearing units for the wheel ends and a range of bearings for the new double clutch transmission.

The SKF wheel bearing units include an active ABS system. The transmission and clutch bearings are designed to meet Audi specific double clutch transmission requirements.