“Darling we shrunk the G-Class”. You will hear that more often in the future, shure! But hand on the heart, for a classic of offroad cars like the Suzuki Jimny this comparison would not be fair. The Japanese primeval creature of all compact SUVs convinced even in his latest modelvariant with limitless heavy off-road capability. However, a not inconsiderable part of the new Jimny owners are more likely to be big-city Indians. Thus, H & R have developed a set of sports springs that facilitate the urban Jimny entry into the car.
Equal whopping 45mm trail ground clearance and vehicle center of gravity down. This not only offers visual advantages, but also reduces the tendency of the bodymovement in fast driven corners. To further reduce body roll, H & R engineers recommend the 3-way adjustable 30mm diameter H & R stabilizers. Also soon available will be a H & R sport complete suspension-kit with Koni shocks.
The secret to such success? To put it simply, the technology H&R employs to develop cutting-edge suspension systems for competition use is the very same used to develop innovative suspension components for street-driven cars.
In addition, H&R maintains extensive involvement in several touring car, GT and Monoposto racing series. Not to mention the Formula 1- where each circuit may have its own demanding characteristics. In the harsh environs of competition, H&R is able to test new materials and innovate production technologies. All of which can help racing teams adapt to changing road conditions accurately and efficiently.
Every sport-oriented motorist can experience the result of these efforts! Suspension components “Made by H & R” enjoy appreciation from the international trade press and from customers all over the world.
Car manufacturers such as Porsche, AMG Mercedes, Volkswagen, MINI and BMW also rely on the know-how and flexibility of H & R for various special models. But not only sporty drivers, who had suspension components like sports springs for the Suzuki Jimny installed to optimize their vehicles, appreciate the qualities of the H & R products.
Simply put, H&R is more than just a suspension manufacturer — it is a company whose core philosophies are innovation, quality and performance.