Auto Gear Joins Gear Motions Operations

Gear Motions is proud to announce that Auto Gear Inc. has joined the Gear Motion’s family. Auto Gear located in Syracuse, New York, specializes in efficient and economical low-volume gearbox production, from design to delivery. George Sollish, President of Auto Gear, stated that gearbox design and manufacture is a Syracuse tradition. “As the last of our respective breed, gears by Gear Motions and gearboxes by Auto Gear are a natural partnership.  I am delighted to commit my energy, my creativity, and my family’s legacy to our combination.  My mission, and Auto Gear’s — To Be the Best Today, and Better Tomorrow — is in good hands.”

Gear Motions President Dean Burrows added “having been partners with Auto Gear for decades, having them join the Gear Motion’s family of companies adds to the capabilities of Gear Motions through gear box design and assembly. This acquisition complements our existing businesses while allowing us to provide more services and capabilities. It enables Gear Motions to offer custom gear box applications to its current customer base.”

About Auto Gear 

Founded by Irving H. Sollish in 1945, Auto Gear Inc. has evolved to be a premier designer and manufacturer of gear box, transmission and transfer cases serving the commercial, industrial, and high-performance automobile industries. Auto Gear’s gearboxes are found on the streets, strips and tracks of North America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. Whether you are looking for a gearbox for your race care, or a gear for that very special car in your driveway, Auto Gear is here to help. Committed to providing outstanding quality and value.

About Gear Motions


Gear Motions is recognized in the gear industry as a leading gear manufacturer specializing in custom cut and ground gears for OEMs all around the world. Whether Gear Motions is manufacturing gears complete from start to finish or working from blanks, their wide range of precision gear manufacturing capabilities and services delivers quality gears to meet almost any application – and the most demanding specifications. For over 100 years Gear Motions has stayed true to their original vision to delight their customers beyond their expectations.