Virtual Vehicle


Efficient defrosting in heat pump systems 24.02.2015

The efficiency of outside air based heat pump systems is significantly reduced by the frosting of...


International wheel-rail visionaries at VIRTUAL VEHICLE 10.02.2015

At the end of January, 20 rail experts from the International Collaborative Research Initiative...


VIRTUAL VEHICLE gains millions for EU projects in Styria 04.02.2015

The European Union‘s funding program Horizon 2020 supports the development of technologies for...


VIRTUAL VEHICLE and MIT investigate friction losses of engines 03.02.2015

How can engineers improve the mechanical efficiency of internal combustion engines and what...


ISNVH Congress puts VIRTUAL VEHICLE into the spotlight of the automotive scene. 04.07.2014

  At the "International Styrian Noise, Vibration & Harshness (ISNVH)“ Congress in Graz, organized...



VIRTUAL VEHICLE is an internationally operating research center that develops affordable, safe and environmentally friendly vehicles for road and rail.

With over 200 employees, we collaborate with more than 100 domestic and international partners from science and industry. The key aspects of our expertise include connecting numeric simulation and experimental verification, as well as developing a comprehensive, full-vehicle system simulation. The COMET K2 program will provide the basis for funded research activities until at least the end of 2017. An extensive involvement in EU projects and a broad portfolio of commissioned research and services round out our activities.

Further Information

Innovation Award 2014: FRIDA by VIRTUAL VEHICLE




Research Areas


Stephenson Conference

21. – 23.04.2015 - The Stephenson Conference will be an international event covering a full range of rolling stock and interface disciplines, from...

ProSTEP iViP Symposium 2015 - Smart...

05. – 06. 05.2015 – The ProSTEP iViP Symposium is the leading independent PLM conference. 500 experts and decision-makers from industry and research...

Mobile Machines

05. – 06.05.2015 - Sicherheit und Fahrerassistenz für mobile Arbeitsmaschinen Themenschwerpunkte 2015 Sicherheit in Arbeitsmaschinen...

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