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  • 10.05.2019

    DexKo Global Inc. acquires Bankside Patterson Ltd. in the UK

    Ongoing focus on expanding the core business of AL-KO Vehicle Technology

    DexKo Global Inc., a global leader in highly engineered trailer running gear, chassis assemblies and related components, is expanding the core business of AL-KO Vehicle Technology with the acquisition of Bankside Patterson Ltd. ("Bankside"). As a quality and innovation leader, AL-KO Vehicle Technology intends to enter into the mobile home chassis market through this acquisition.

  • AL-KO chassis now also available with Mercedes-Benz Sprinter tractor head
    12.04.2019

    AL-KO chassis now also available with Mercedes-Benz Sprinter tractor head

    AL-KO chassis for motorhomes is now also available with the Mercedes Benz Sprinter tractor head

    The AL-KO chassis for motorhomes is now available with the Fiat, Peugeot, Citroën, Volkswagen and Mercedes Benz Sprinter tractor heads (BM910). In addition to the extra tractor head variants, the BM910 is also available as a 2- or 3-axle version. The performance of the AL-KO lightweight chassis is particularly impressive due to its higher payload capacity, optimum driving dynamics and outstanding driving comfort. The result is a significant increase in safety.

  • Hybrid Power Chassis for light commercial vehicles in municipal use
    02.04.2019

    Hybrid Power Chassis for light commercial vehicles in municipal use

    Intelligent combination of internal combustion engine and electric motor for overland tours and urban journeys – High platform flexibility

  • Always on track with AL-KO ATC
    02.04.2019

    Always on track with AL-KO ATC

    Anti snaking system now also available for trailers up to 3.5 tonness – 2LINK connectivity system brings sensors into the trailer – Greater driving safety through permanent monitoring of tyre pressure and brake pad wear

  • Easy and precise movement of the trailer per joystick
    02.04.2019

    Easy and precise movement of the trailer per joystick

    AL-KO MAMMUT CTRAIL manoeuvring drive now available for single axle trailers up to 2.5 tonnes

  • New anti-theft protection secures trailer whether stationary or driving
    02.04.2019

    New anti-theft protection secures trailer whether stationary or driving

    AL-KO Safety developed for AK 161 and AK 270 coupling heads – Tested designs meet the highest safety requirements in Europe

  • Carryback
    15.02.2019

    World first AL-KO Carryback – the first extendable ball coupling for caravans

    The new system offers flexible and stable use for bicycle carriers – Exclusively for special model Fendt Bianco Rosso 515 SG

    An innovative highlight for campers is the ‘world first’ from AL-KO Vehicle Technology: AL-KO Carryback, the first extendable ball coupling for caravans. This solution will initially be used exclusively by the manufacturer Fendt-Caravan in the special Fendt Bianco Rosso 515 SG model that has been specially designed for weight distribution. The highlight of the system: The carrier is mounted on the coupling head, where it is needed. Either at the rear of the caravan or on the towbar of the towing vehicle when the caravan is parked at the campsite.

  • DexKo Global signs agreement to acquire Preston Chassis Industries Pty Ltd.
    07.02.2019

    DexKo Global signs agreement to acquire Preston Chassis Industries Pty Ltd.

    DexKo Global Inc., a global leader in highly engineered trailer running gear and chassis assemblies and related components, is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement to acquire Preston Chassis Industries Pty Ltd. ("PCI") through its wholly-owned Australian subsidiary AL-KO International Pty Ltd. ("AL-KO").

  • Ongoing focus on expanding the core business of AL-KO Vehicle Technology
    06.02.2019

    DexKo Global Inc. signs agreement to acquire Bankside Patterson Ltd. in the UK

    Ongoing focus on expanding the core business of AL-KO Vehicle Technology

    Novi (USA) / Kötz (D) / Brandesburton (UK) – DexKo Global Inc., a global leader in highly engineered trailer running gear, chassis assemblies and related components, is pleased to announce that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Bankside Patterson (“Bankside”) to expand the core business of AL-KO Vehicle Technology. As a quality and innovation leader, AL-KO Vehicle Technology intends to enter into the mobile home chassis market through this acquisition.

  • EP levelC
    30.11.2018

    Caravan levelling by fingertip

    Modern control for the new levelC caravan levelling system using a tablet and smartphone app

    The laborious effort required when using supports and wedges is a thing of the past: levelC, the new hydraulic levelling system for caravans from E&P Hydraulics makes levelling a caravan child’s play; so simple and convenient using a tablet and/or smartphone app that both have the same user interface. The modern operating concept is made future-proof by its capability to update both the user interface and functions. The small touchpad is provided with a fixed charging station in the caravan and is always ready for use.