Wellingborough, United Kingdom
"Axon Automotive Limited is a highly innovative company. We supply carbon composite structural products and engineering services to both the automotive industry and other industry sectors where volume low cost composite structures are required. We have many years of experience in high performance composites for lightweight solutions in volume applications. We have developed our own licensable production process, AxontexTM, for these applications. This technology is fully supported by design, manufacturing and finite element analysis services. Axon’s team has the breadth of experience to provide components, whole vehicle structures (Body In White) and complete vehicle prototypes.
STOP PRESS Axon Automotive are winners of the 2015 Jury Prize at the European Composites show JEC Paris. Hyundai have led the project with Korean manufacturers Hyosung and Lotte Chemicals collaborating with Axon to produce the Intrado crossover vehicle which is hydrogen powered. First seen at the Geneval motorshow in 2014 the all carbon fibre vehicle frame is the subject of the JEC prize. Director of Axon, Lyndon Sanders, says, ""The combination of state of the art hydrogen powertrain and superlight all carbon fibre body structure make this vehicle a strong candidate for the world's most advanced green car"". more
In August 2013 Far-UK Ltd acquired a controlling interest in Axon Automotive Ltd. Shortly after the creation of Far, the company had started working with Axon on a number of projects and the links between the two companies had been getting stronger over this period. During the spring and early summer of 2013 it became clear that the two companies had a symbiotic relationship. Far brings a strong focus on materials development and a team with a deep background in the automotive industry. Working together the two companies have a set of skills that can take AxontexTM into series production. Far-UK Ltd
Axon’s whole vehicle design experience helps businesses win in the race to build new vehicle types. We have friendly and creative teams that provide rapid access to our unique technology, from design to turn-key factories in home markets Low capital expenditure creates new products affordably and profitably in this period of great change in the global car industry."