Spax dampers are all designed and hand-built, to meticulous standards, by our loyal and experienced workforce in Oxfordshire, England.We take pride in the fact that everything we manufacture is made by our own craftsmen, with stringent quality checks at every stage of manufacture. Spax has a reputation for quality and a racing pedigree to be proud of.

We supply premium on-car adjustable shock absorbers and springs, with 60 years experience providing our OEM clients and Motorsport, Modified & Classic Car customers with their hand-built dampers - on time and at a consistent price / quality threshold which has cemented long term relationships. A privately owned company, we have gone from strength to strength. Used by drivers and race teams who demand quality, durability and reliability at reasonable prices Spax can supply any quantity of shocks from our ever expanding range of 5000+ catalogued parts but our Bicester factory also provides our customers with their short run, bespoke, requirements.

We don’t have to rely on offshore supply chains, all the dampers we produce are manufactured in Britain allowing us to maintain quality and be flexible - reliably quoting a 7 day lead time. Importantly, we have NO minimum order quantity and NO requirement for you to hold stock. Whatever your damper requirements, Spax can promptly deliver!.


Whether it's running at Le Mans in the most demanding test of a car, or fitted to your pride and joy on the road, all our customers expect value for money, improved performance and proven reliability. Our factory is audited and certified by the TüV standards agency for the “development and production of suspension components”, demonstrating compliance with National and International standards and ensuring product quality


Every Spax damper is Dyno tested, prior to dispatch. We offer a two year warranty on all products and over the past twelve months we have three major OEM clients that have experienced a zero failure rate, two others have only had single instances of reportable defects. Our overall reliability exceeds 99.99%.


Our catalogue lists thousands of adjustable, gas pressurised, dampers and coil-over shocks, to be supplied as direct swap-out upgrades for OEM equipment. Every part number represents engineering expertise and on-car testing, invested by us on your behalf to ensure that the product is an ideal match to the specified car. If you choose to use us to develop a shock absorber, we will work with you to produce the optimum damper for your application, dimensionally and in terms of performance..


Our dampers have achieved what no other damper manufacturer can claim – they have been used on the last two cars to break the Land Speed Record, helping the THRUST 2 and THRUST SSC teams to over 763mph.

That's the pinnacle of motoring achievement however it's the millions of Spax customers throughout the world that use our dampers every day, and have done for decades, that stand testament to our proven reliability.


Our telescopic dampers offer adjustable bump and rebound, plus ride height adjustment on our coil-overs. Ride stiffness adjustment takes seconds, on-car with no dismantling required. Coil-over ride height adjustment can be achieved, on-car, accurately and easily. We valve the shock to provide exactly the, adjustable, response required for you to achieve unequalled high speed cornering, shorter stopping distances and maximum fade resistance..