Inc. is proud to announce that it has been awarded the contract
to build the exterior tire carrier system for the Hummer H2 platform.
Over the last
several months, SMA, Inc. has been collaborating with GM engineers
to finalize a design and complete testing prior to an approval
for factory installation.
unit is based on SMA’s original Swing-Away? Tire Carrier;
which is currently available for purchase through authorized SMA
To date, the
SMA design has been subjected to a rigorous testing program that
has included four, post-shaker tests intended to simulate 150,000
miles of diverse driving conditions; computer simulated crash
testing; a live, rear-bearer crash test; and numerous component
level tests to ensure both product safety and longevity.
As the final
stages of testing and validation ensue, SMA, Inc. remains committed
to manufacturing and distributing the industry’s finest,
in safe, high-quality parts to the Hummer Community.