With over 35 years experience in the motorcycle and automotive industries and close
to 20 years of working in suspension manufacturing, we have a huge experience of
all kinds of vehicles both for competition and road use including:
Superbikes - British Championship
Endurance - World Endurance Championship
Road Race - Club, British and French Championships
Motorcycle Road Rally - French Championship
F1 and F2 sidecars - French and World Championships
ATV (Quad bikes) - French Championship, Ice racing and Paris-Dakar
Road sidecars - Manufacturer supplier
Low volume road cars - Manufacturer supplier
Group B rally - British and World Championships
Group A and N rally - British and Middle East Championships
Group C - Le Mans 24 hours
Saloon cars - British and Danish Touring Car Championships
Single seaters - Formula Ford, Renault and Vauxhall
Off road bike engined cars - French Championship
Hill climb - Manufacturer supplier
Kit cars - Manufacturer supplier
In addition to all the above we have also worked on some more exotic projects, most
of which we are required not to publish by our customers but which include road and
competition car and bike suspension development, special damper units for industry
and even suspension units for boats, jet skis and adaptive ski equipment for the
We are fully equipped to build and service both our own and other makes of shock
absorbers. Our new Roehrig shock dyno is a state of the art test bed with numerous
features enabling in depth analysis of shock absorber performance. We offer a dyno
testing service to race teams and manufacturers but our test bed also works every
day to test each and every shock absorber we build. The high performance software
enables us to validate design and assembly, and all our test results are stored for
We build our own range of shock absorbers and carry a large stock of components to
ensure a rapid service to our customers.
Alongside our professional experience we are also passionate about all that has wheels!
Cars, bikes, quads, sidecars... As long as it has a motor then that’s fine by us!
Working in the suspension industry enables us to be involved in what we love. Dealing
with like minded customers makes our job a pleasure.
Mike Capon, the owner of Shock Factory has a long and varied career both in supporting
roles and as a competitor...