AVL is the world’s largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains (hybrid, combustion engines, transmission, electric drive, batteries and software) for passenger cars, trucks, race cars and large engines. Founded in 1948 by Hans List, the father of the current chairman and CEO Helmut List, AVL now registers 8,050 employees (3,450 in the headquarters in Graz, Austria) with 45 affiliates worldwide. AVL is committed to turning pioneer achievements into world class products and processes which results in 10% of the turnover going into company financed research. True understanding regarding a customer and his needs combined with experience and a global view, allows AVL to create innovative solutions and to register an export quota of 96%.
Development of Powertrain Systems
AVL develops and improves all kinds of powertrain systems and is a competent partner to the engine and automotive industry. In addition AVL develops and markets the simulation methods which are necessary for the development work.
Instrumentation and Test Systems
AVL Instrumentation and test Systems comprises all the instruments and systems required for engine and vehicle testing necessary to respond to the market challenges of the automotive industry now and for the foreseeable future.
Advanced Simulation Technologies
The developed simulation software is focusing on design and optimization of powertrain systems and covers all phases of the development process.
Unique synergies with these three strategic business units enable the development of highly creative, mature and application-specific solutions for the customers. Expertly conceived, uniquely tailored and efficiently carried out – a shared success. Working in a very particular and exciting cross SBU business, is its motorsport team AVL RACING, a powerful team of over 60 specialists whose sole aim is to
support professional motorsport organizations on a global scale. AVL RACING lives by the mission to complement every stage of the development routes of their customers who contest to win races on Sundays. AVL RACING responds by providing a solutions portfolio from manufacturing, to simulation and up to testing solutions, on a component level, on a system level and on a full-car level. On track AVL RACING delivers racing services such as radio-dynamic simulation, race engineering, driver simulator in the loop together with their full vehicle testbeds.
Engage with AVL RACING and fast track to the winner’s circle.