FTE automotive: Worldwide first choice for customers, employees and investors
The headquarters in Ebern
FTE automotive is an international leader in the manufacture of both brake and clutch systems for passenger cars and commercial vehicles. Sixty years of development, production and system sales led to the latest technologies. With system developments in brake and clutch hydraulics FTE automotive ensures constantly increased safety and comfort in motorised transport, thus accepting responsibility for people and products. FTE quality saves lifes in many hazardous situations. This responsibility is an obligation for the company. FTE automotive is the first choice worldwide for customers, employees and investors.
Clutch master cylinder with sensor
Starting point of worldwide activities is the headquarters in Ebern. The core areas OE and aftermarket are combined on-the-spot in an efficient unit.
FTE automotive also operates two other production plants in Germany: FTE automotive systems GmbH in Fischbach near Ebern and FTE automotive Möve GmbH in Mühlhausen, Thuringia.
An employee in the firm’s electroplating shop
With plants in Mexico, Brazil, the USA, the Slovak Republic, the Czech Republic and a Chinese-German joint venture, FTE automotive is also on a good international footing. Commercial-technical offices in Cologne, Munich, Sindelfingen, Wolfsburg, Rüsselsheim, Coventry, Linköping, Paris, Turin, Tokyo and Seoul ensure competent customer support in these locations.
Concentric slave cylinder
A working quality management system according to the requirements of TS 16949 offers a binding guarantee that the customers can rely on a competent partner. A continual improvement process of quality, service, costs and technology is the aim and duty of all employees in order to fulfill the customers’ expectations and requirements.
Klaus Gockler Chief Executive Officer
Products of FTE automotive are the results of intensive research and development efforts in close cooperation with leading vehicle manufacturers. Continual product innovations ensure the success of the company and the FTE customers from the automobile industry.
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410 Mio. Euro in 2006
One of the world’s leading manufacturers of hydraulic brake and clutch systems for passenger cars and commercial vehicles.
FTE automotive GmbH
Postfach 11 80
Telefon +49 (9531) 81-0
Telefax +49 (9531) 81-33 77