Dana Showcases Complete Range of Modular Steer Axles for Tractors at Agritechnica 2015

Nov 9, 2015

HANOVER, Germany, Nov. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- At Agritechnica 2015 this week, Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) will present the company's full series of Spicer® modular steer axles for agricultural tractors.  This unique global platform allows engineers to reduce the time from design to production while still supporting a wide range of customization options.

Dana offers a wide range of Spicer modular agricultural axles for tractors with engines from 33 to 301 kW (45 to 410 hp) and continuous output torques from 2,000 Nm to 40,000 Nm.

"Our customers require products that increase productivity and efficiency while supporting their regional and global strategies," said Aziz Aghili, president of Dana Off-Highway Driveline Technologies.  "This line of Spicer steer axles provides a flexible platform for manufacturers to deliver the customization and features that buyers demand."

Currently in production across Dana's global network of manufacturing facilities, these modular axles replace Dana's traditional line of agricultural steer axles.  The components used in this line of modular agricultural axles provide customers' engineers with a flexible product design that can be manufactured at numerous Dana facilities around the globe, including those in emerging markets.

The advanced modular design features a common center section and wheel ends while accommodating multiple traction devices on a single carrier.  Spicer agricultural axles are available with a steering sensor, application seals, and a wide selection of brake and differential options.

Dana will display these axles along with a full selection of drivetrain solutions for agriculture applications in hall 17, stand C22.  To learn more, visit www.dana.com/offhighway.

About Dana Holding Corporation

Dana is a global leader in the supply of highly engineered driveline, sealing, and thermal-management technologies that improve the efficiency and performance of vehicles with both conventional and alternative-energy powertrains.  Serving three primary markets – passenger vehicle, commercial truck, and off-highway equipment – Dana provides the world's original-equipment manufacturers and the aftermarket with local product and service support through a network of nearly 100 engineering, manufacturing, and distribution facilities.  Founded in 1904 and based in Maumee, Ohio, the company employs approximately 23,000 people in 25 countries on six continents.  In 2014, Dana generated sales of $6.6 billion.  For more information, please visit dana.com.

SOURCE Dana Holding Corporation

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