Sponsors 2016

Sponsors 2016

AVL List GmbH


AVL is the world’s largest independent company for the development of powertrains (combustion engines, transmissions, control software, electric motors and batteries). The development and integration is fully supported by simulation tools; instrumentation & test systems; as well as the methodology required for passenger cars, trucks and marine engines.  AVL offers a complete service portfolio for OEMs and transmission suppliers which contains design, analysis, calibration, transmission control development, hybridization and manoeuver-based testing.

AVL List GmbH

BorgWarner Drivetrain Engineering GmbH


Technologies that provide better fuel economy, reduced emissions and great performance – BorgWarner makes them possible. As a leading automotive supplier, we develop innovative powertrain solutions. Our products can be found in efficient gasoline, clean diesel, hybrid and pure electric vehicles as well as in commercial and on/off-highway applications. Through our ongoing commitment to innovation, BorgWarner delivers environmentally-friendly solutions that improve driving comfort, performance and reliability.

BorgWarner Drivetrain Engineering GmbH

Diehl Metall


automotive industry when it comes to synchronizer ring production. The long-established company, with its product expertise, sets innovative trends in transmission solutions. The unique diversity of products as well as the combination of long-standing experience and the latest know-how enable efficiency increases in existing technologies.

With the brand Formed@Diehl, the company offers both conventionally forged brass synchronizer rings as well as production of steel synchronizer rings with high-performance coatings. These improve friction and wear behavior and cover the entire performance range.

As the global market leader in this area, Diehl Metall is a specialist in optimizing existing transmissions as well as in developing customized solutions for new projects. Furthermore, production sites in Germany, Brazil, China and India ensure supply to the international markets.

Our claim: Precision. Innovation. Quality.

Diehl Metall
Diehl Metall Schmiedetechnik

Magna International Europe AG


Magna Powertrain, an operating group of Magna International, is a premier supplier for the global automotive industry with full capabilities in powertrain design, development, testing and manufacturing. Complete system integration sets us apart from our competitors.  To address increasing environmental pressures, many of Magna Powertrain’s innovations focus on electronically controlled technologies, supporting the quest for improved efficiency and reduced emissions.

GETRAG is the world’s largest independent supplier of transmission systems for passenger cars and light commercial vehicles with approximately 14,500 employees at more than 20 locations. Headquartered in Untergruppenbach/Germany, the company develops and manufactures transmission solutions for the automotive industry. The transmission portfolio comprises manual, automated manual and dual-clutch transmissions. GETRAG also offers a range of hybridization and electrification of transmissions. On January 1, 2016, GETRAG was acquired by Magna International and is now part of the Magna Powertrain organization.

Magna Powertrain


Petronas Lubricants


PETRONAS Lubricants International (PLI) is the global lubricants manufacturing and marketing arm of PETRONAS, the national oil corporation of Malaysia. Established in 2008, PETRONAS Lubricants International manufactures and markets a full range of high-quality automotive and industrial lubricants products in over 80 markets globally. Headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, PLI has over 30 marketing offices in 23 countries, managed through regional offices in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Turin (Italy), Belo Horizonte (Brazil), Chicago (USA) and Durban (South Africa).

The Global Technology Center located in Turin, Italy, develops tailor made Transmission Lubricants for several OEMs at global level,  both for First Fill and for the Aftermarket same as high performance transmission oils for various motorsport applications (such as Formula 1 and DTM). PLI’s portfolio offers a wide range of Manual Transmission Fluids (MTF), Automatic Transmission Fluids (ATF incl. DCTF) and Axle/Differential Fluids for global applications in the automotive sector (Passenger Car and Commercial Vehicles).

Petronas Lubricants International