About Monroe

World Leader

The journey from a simple idea to producing today's Technology Driven Safety is one that has taken Monroe more than a century and to every corner of the globe.

Building on one man's vision of a safer, more comfortable and controlled method of motoring, today more motorists' journeys are enhanced by the safety and control provided by Monroe shock absorbers than any other brand.


Monroe History

Monroe History

From humble beginnings with the invention of the ‘Brisk Blast’ tyre pump in 1919, through to the development of the first original equipment passenger vehicle shock absorbers, Monroe has continued to lead the way in ride control component innovation and design. Monroe’s shock absorber developments have enhanced the road safety of millions of road users worldwide.

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Original Equipment

Original Equipment

With a network of 14 advanced engineering centres on five continents, Tenneco is at the leading edge of technology for the original equipment market. Tenneco meets the needs of customers - including Volkswagen, General Motors, Ford, Toyota, Chrysler, Daimler, BMW, PSA Peugeot Citroen, Nissan and Shanghai Automotive (SAIC) - expertly tuning the ride of any vehicle to the most exacting specifications.

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Mission Statement

Mission Statement

Pioneering global ideas for cleaner, quieter and safer transportation.

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Technology Driven Safety

Technology Driven Safety

Technology driven safety are three words that most aptly describe the Monroe commitment to product research and development. Many Monroe shock absorber products incorporate world first and patented technologies.

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The Tenneco Group

The Tenneco Group

Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN), an $8.6 billion global manufacturing company, is pioneering global ideas for cleaner air, and smoother, quieter and safer transportation. We're one of the world’s leading designers, manufacturers and distributors of clean air and ride performance products and technology solutions for diversified markets, including light vehicle, commercial truck, off-highway equipment and the aftermarket.

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Monroe Video Library

Monroe Video Library

Here's where we share our product information, technical expertise and company history in video form. We're always adding new videos, so check back regularly to keep up to date. 

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