For nearly 50 years, LuK has been supplying auto parts systems and components for the automotive drive train around the world. Founded in 1965, LuK's initial aim was to provide diaphragm spring clutches for the successor of the VW Beetle. Today every third new car rolls out from the production line with a LuK clutch. Research and Development have always had a high priority at LuK. With worldwide research and development centers, manufacturing plants and offices, the company is represented in all markets with extensive engineering and manufacturing capacity.