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Continental powertrain unit to set up Tianjin R&D center
Published on: 2020-04-23
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An artists rendition of the planned research and development center of Vitesco Technologies in TianjinAn artist's rendition of the planned research and development center of Vitesco Technologies in Tianjin

Vitesco Technologies, the powertrain business of Continental, has announced that it will build a research and development center in Tianjin.

Vitesco Technologies will develop technologies for hybrid and electric powertrains in the new R&D center, which is scheduled for completion in 2021.

The company's decision is based on China's position as the world's largest new-energy vehicle market as well as broad government support.

tianjin 2The new R&D center will include a lab where electric drive technologies can be tested and validated with a wide array of advanced test facilities. It will cover systems, software, electronics, mechatronics as well as supporting functions and attracts talent from all over the world.

Vitesco Technologies said the new R&D center will forge even closer links to local customers in the world’s largest automotive market and support the development of vehicles with electrification technologies.

Vitesco Technologies is a Powertrain Division of Continental AG. In 2019, Continental announced to spin-off its Powertrain division with the purpose to give it more freedom to respond to market demands. A final decision on the spin-off waits confirmation from Continental annual shareholders’ meeting.


大陆集团下属动力总成公司纬湃科技(Vitesco Technologies)将在天津建立一个全新的研发中心。目前,公司已与天津经济技术开发区管委会签署相关协议。新研发中心预计于2021年落成,这里将成为纬湃科技混合动力及电气化动力总成技术的研发基地。



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