SAF-Holland recently announced it has been selected to supply the rear drive air suspensions for the new VW Electric Truck in Brazil. SAF-Holland will provide KLL brand rear drive air suspensions for both the 4x2 and a 6x2 models.
KLL, a Brazilian subsidiary of SAF-Holland, supplies suspension systems for trucks, buses, and trailers in the Brazilian vehicle market. The VW e-Delivery is the first zero-emission electric truck completely developed in Brazil. VW Caminhões e Ônibus has a purchase intention of 1,600 vehicles over the next years. Currently, the VW e-Delivery truck is running engineering and customer testing under real-life conditions.
The KLL rear air suspension system makes the on-board experience more comfortable for the driver, reducing fatigue and helping to increase operation productivity, according to the company.