KYB started as Kayaba Research Center on November 19, 1919. They have now grown to produce more shocks than anyone, anywhere in the world. KYB accomplishes this with highly automated production lines and can go from manufacturing one strut to another in 15 seconds. KYB has 32 locations in over 21 countries and has more than 10,000 employees around the world. They own 15 production plants located in Asia, Europe and the United States, and three KYB America distribution centers in North America. KYB’s sales total more than $3.8 billion.
KYB is the largest supplier of OEM shocks and struts. They supply OEM shocks and struts to GM, Honda, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Infiniti, Chrysler, Subaru, Toyota, Lexus and Volkswagen. One out of every four cars built worldwide has KYB shocks and struts installed. Whether you are talking OEM or aftermarket, KYB isTHE name in shocks and struts!