IDIADA Fahrzeugtechnik GmbH

Applus IDIADA - Your Development Partner


With more than 900 employees, IDIADA group is one of the leading companies in the world for engineering services. Our proving ground (370 ha) and homologation services gives us a special position on the world market.

Technologies / Research Focus

  • Restraint System Development
  • Pedestrian Protection
  • Child Restraint Systems
  • Process Development (CAD, CAE)
  • Road Protection Systems
  • Electric Vehicles
  • Acoustics
  • Definition of Test-Protocols

Products / Services

  • Design (CATIA V5, ProE, UG)
  • Simulation (crash, stiffness, CFD, chassis)
  • Passive and Active Safety Testing
  • Acoustics/NVH
  • Vehicle Dynamics
  • Durability (component and complete vehicle)
  • Electric/ Electronics
  • Project Management
  • Powertrain
  • Homologation



Applus IDIADA, global partner to the automotive industry worldwide, supports its clients in their product development activities by providing design, engineering, testing and homologation services that fit their needs. The company's expertise in both physical and virtual testing results in maximum efficiency in cost and time.

Our outstanding know-how in legal and consumer requirements helps our customers within development projects for global markets.
A large team of 900 engineers drawn from over 25 countries, as well as an international network of subsidiaries and branch offices in 17 countries ensure clients will be given fast and customized services.


Certification: ISO 9000 ff

Office IDIADA, Bildquelle: IDIADA Fahrzeugtechnik GmbH
Office IDIADA, Bildquelle: IDIADA Fahrzeugtechnik GmbH
Proving Ground, Bildquelle: IDIADA Fahrzeugtechnik GmbH
Proving Ground, Bildquelle: IDIADA Fahrzeugtechnik GmbH
IDIADA Fahrzeugtechnik GmbH
Manfred-Hochstatter-Str. 2
85055 Ingolstadt-Etting
Dipl.-Ing., Dipl.-Wirtsch.Ing. Christian Ermlich
+49 841-88538-30
+49 841-88538-10

FP7 - seventh framework programme
European Union
The research leading to these results has received funding from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme FP7 under grant agreement n° 285811.