GKN at a glance


GKN Driveline is the world’s leading supplier of automotive driveline systems and solutions.


  • Constant velocity jointed systems.
  • All-wheel drive systems including propshafts, couplings and final drive units.
  • Trans axle solutions including open, limited slip and locking differentials and electronic torque vectoring products.
  • eDrive systems including electric rear axles and electric transmissions.


We supply mainly to vehicle manufacturers in the global car and light vehicle markets.

Technology trends

Key trends in Driveline’s markets include demand for improved fuel efficiency and increased concentration on electric power as a solution to developing sustainable, environmentally efficient transport.

Our response

  • Our products are developed with a clear focus on providing weight, space and fuel savings.
  • Our eDrive Systems business continues to develop innovative solutions, for use in vehicles where the primary power is electricity and also where the primary drive is a conventional engine with a secondary electric drive.