Schaeffler India launches its planetary gear system

The new planetary gear systems are a revolutionary component for Hybrid vehicles

Schaeffler India launches its planetary gear system

Pune- Schaeffler India Ltd., a motion technology company, has launched its innovative Planetary Gear System (PGS) for Dedicated Hybrid Transmission (DHT) vehicles in India, produced at their Hosur Plant. This aligns with the 'Make in India' initiative and addresses the rising demand for hybrid vehicles in the Indian automotive sector.

Planetary Gear System (PGS) that enhances vehicle performance and offers multiple benefits to OEM partners. This system supports hybrid automotive technology, ensuring reduced emissions, improved mileage, and seamless gear shifts. The PGS are engineered to support the changing and the increasing demand for hybrid vehicles, reinforcing Schaeffler's commitment to innovation and sustainability. Additionally, the PGS can be customized for E-axle variants, providing flexible solutions for modern vehicle

Mr. Harsha Kadam, Managing Director & CEO, Schaeffler India, said, "The launch of PGS represents a remarkable achievement for Schaeffler India. This innovation not only strengthens our commitment to the ‘Make in India’ initiative but also underscores our dedication to delivering superior motion technology solutions that meet the evolving needs of the automotive industry.  Schaeffler’s global innovation, quality and technology enables us to bring this PSG systems made in India closer us to our OEM partners. We are proud to contribute to the growth of hybrid vehicles in India with products that enhance performance and sustainability."

Mr. Aashish Bhatia, President-Automotive Technologies, Schaeffler India, said, "Our Planetary Gear Systems are engineered to deliver optimal efficiency and smooth operation in hybrid vehicles. By supporting both series and parallel hybrid functionalities, as well as eCVT, we provide versatile solutions that cater to various hybrid configurations. This development marks a significant step in our journey towards promoting cleaner and greener automotive technologies."