BuyAutoParts.com is proud to announce we now carry Gabriel Parts at unbeatable prices. Gabriel is an American manufacturer of aftermarket and original equipment parts for heavy- and light-duty vehicles. They specialize in the production of high-performance shock absorbers and struts, and the brand is well known to high quality parts enthusiasts. Every car person knows how important shocks and struts are to ride quality, and adding Gabriel parts to our arsenal of quality suspension parts is a great thing for all our customers!
The company was established by Claud H. Foster in the early 1900s. In 1907, Foster developed the Snubber, the first automotive shock absorber in America. Gabriel went on to introduce the first hydraulic shock absorber in 1918 and began manufacturing shocks for heavy duty trucks in the 1950s. In 1967, the first air-adjustable shock absorber was released. The company started manufacturing struts in the early 1980s.
In 1982, the company introduced the Velocity Sensitive Technology (VST), an advancement in ride control for shock absorbers and struts. 1983 saw the introduction of the Gas Ryder, the first gas charged twin-tube shock absorber built in the United States. In 2001, the brand unveiled a full line of monotube shock absorbers for SUVs and light trucks, called MaxControl. The company's G-Force Technology won Popular Mechanics' “Editor's Choice Award” for New Product Design and Innovation in 2004. Gabriel is one of the few companies that offer super-finished chromed piston rods as standard on all levels of shocks and struts.
That, ladies and gentlemen, is an impressive resume. Gabriel has been a leader in the industry from the start and has provided the auto parts world with some important innovations. We are extremely excited to be able to provide these quality parts to our customers at the best prices on the market. For those looking to get some Gabriel shocks and struts in your vehicle a.s.a.p. just do a search for the right year, make and model of your car from our online catalog. If you cannot find what you are looking for, our friendly American car experts are here to help, please give us a call at 1 888-907-72251 888-907-7225.