Industries

Automotive

DRIVING AUTOMOTIVE PERFORMANCE

Automotive components have been coated almost since thermal spray has been in existence. Today, thermal spray coatings are prevalent and absolutely necessary for a wide range of applications within this commercial industry. As with most evolving technical markets, improving the performance and extending the life of components can be an impactful product and market differentiator. That’s why CTS is perpetually exploring, researching and delivering innovative applications that drive industry standards higher.

CTS offers protective solutions for every possible automotive application, including:

  • Crankshafts
  • Cylinder block mains and caps
  • Shifter forks
  • Piston rings
  • Cylinder blocks and liners

THE RACE FOR BETTER RESULTS

CTS also offers highly specialized coatings within the auto racing industry. Our coatings offer competitive advantages for teams trying to overcome weight, heat, friction and wear in these high-performance engines.

You’ll find CTS coatings are a preferred product for professional racing teams looking for the most reliable coatings for these and many more:

  • Coated Heat Shields
  • Exhaust Headers
  • Shocks

Racing exhaust headers coated with ceramic to minimize heat escape