Valeo Friction Materials manufactures organic clutch facings of varying grades to address a range of needs, from light to severe to special. Our G5 clean technology makes us the leaders in the field of dry friction clutch facings.
Our Chennai plant manufactures ~14 million facings annually with customer line returns of zero parts per billion. This track record reflects the quality-first culture embedded in our manufacturing processes and has allowed us to redefine several market trends.
Innovation and R&D
We collaborate with our customers to develop advanced systems and solutions. By investing 7% of our sales in R&D annually, we ensure that our technological backbone remains strong. Our formulae are conceptualised and developed in the R&D headquarters in Limoges, France before they are globally implemented.