King Ltd., located in Kiryat Gat, Israel, is a world class developer and manufacturer of engine bearings for automobiles, light and heavy duty trucks, boats, airplanes, standby power and other types of internal combustion engines. It was started in Israel in 1960 and initially produced engine bearings for European applications. After some years, King Ltd. expanded its product line to include American, Japanese and Korean applications as well.
Though the years, King has developed and maintained a constant improvement philosophy concerning Customer Service, Production Techniques, and Sophisticated Bearing Design; King is now a certified TS 16949 (automotive) and AS9100 (aerospace) manufacturer, producing to the highest statistical quality control standards. King Ltd. Is a publicly traded company on the Israeli Stock Exchange.
In 1980, King Ltd. established its USA subsidiary, King Engine Bearings, Inc. in Cedar Grove, New Jersey to distribute the high quality line of engine bearings into the U.S.A. King ships its wide range of American and Imported engine bearings from it main distribution center in Cedar Grove, NJ and ten other factory branch warehouses.
King's only product is engine bearing, and because of this specialization, it produces the highest quality bearings available in the engine aftermarket. The King line now includes OEM replacement rod, main, thrust and cam bearings and a special line of High Performance bearings.