ROCKINGER once again took first prize in the “Towing Hitches” category in the “Best Brand 2018” reader’s poll conducted by the ETM publishing house. This honour means that ROCKINGER brand has been recognised for the high quality, user-friendliness of its products and its excellent service for the 14th time in a row.
For increased traction
The inventor of automated towing hitches
Be it standard towing hitches or sensor- and remote-controlled comfort couplings, the long-established ROCKINGER brand offers an extremely versatile, high-quality and reliable product portfolio and is regularly named the best brand in the towing hitches sector by end customers. As well as products for road use, ROCKINGER also counts towing hitches for agriculture and forestry among its production portfolio. ROCKINGER has been part of the JOST World since 2001.
Since the master smith Johann Rockinger founded the company in 1875, ROCKINGER has played a decisive role in shaping the technical development of trailer couplings, and the brand name has come to stand for the highest product quality in this field.
Founded by Johann Rockinger.
The "safety coupling for HGVs", the first fully automatic ROCKINGER trailer coupling, is developed.
Trailer couplings for use in agriculture and forestry are incorporated into the range.
Relocation to new premises in North Munich.
Acquisition of ROCKINGER Anhängerkupplungen GmbH Wechmar, then the leading trailer coupling company in Eastern Europe.
Acquisition of ROCKINGER by JOST