An article by Philipp Janczewski

January 24, 2023

5 minutes read

"HP" explained

A story of gears, transducers and planets

What's behind the different numbers and letters that make the names of our transmissions? Quite some of you might already have a suspicion, that these combinations are neither caused by consecutive series, nor by the horsepowers these products are able to control.
If you would like to know what the "HP" really is about – have a look at my latest video!

About the author

Phillip Janczewski

Philipp Janczewski

Philipp is Global Head of Training Development, working with ZF Aftermarket since 2013. His motto as #zfexpert:

“You can never have too many horses! No matter in which engine.”