Sponsors 2019


AVL is the world’s largest independent company for the development of powertrains (combustion engines,transmissions, control software, power electronics, 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 manoeuvre-based testing. AVL is a leader in developing highly-efficient and flexible E-axels and Electrified Transmissions including Dedicated Hybrid Transmissions to be implemented in AT, 48V or HEV/PHEV systems.

AVL List GmbH


BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE: BWA) is propulsion system leader for combustion, hybrid and electric vehicles with production plants and technical facilities at 32 sites out of a total of 67 locations in 19 countries.

In support of creating solutions for a cleaner, more energy-efficient world, BorgWarner dedicates its passion and expertise to constantly improving the transportation of people and things, creating technologies to improve efficiency, emissions and performance of all types of vehicles.


Magna Powertrain

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.

Magna Powertrain


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


Valeo is an automotive supplier, partner to all automakers worldwide. As a technology company, Valeo proposes innovative products and systems that contribute to the reduction of CO2 emissions and to the development of intuitive driving. In 2018, the Group generated sales of 19.1 billion euros and invested 13% of its original equipment sales in Research and Development. Valeo has 188 plants, 20 research centers, 39 development centers and 15 distribution platforms, and at June 3, 2019, employs 114,350 people in 33 countries worldwide. Valeo is listed on the Paris Stock Exchange.