Vitesco wins massive order from North American automaker
January 11, 2022Vitesco Technologies has won an order worth more than EUR 1 billion from a major North American car manufacturer.
EV market continue to drive demand for 6” SiC wafers
December 02, 2021Demand from the global automotive market for 6-inch SiC wafers is expected to reach 1.69 million units in 2025 thanks to the rising penetration rate of EVs and the trend towards high-voltage 800V EV architecture, according to TrendForce’s latest investigations.
GaN Systems raises $150M to speed up adoption of GaN technology
November 22, 2021GaN Systems announces a USD 150 million growth capital funding round to accelerate innovation and adoption of GaN technology across its automotive, consumer, industrial, and enterprise markets.
Vitesco officially opens its smart factory in Hungary
July 02, 2021The 7'000 square metre plant in Debrecen represents the Industry 4.0 concept, with self-driving transport robots and intelligent solutions. By mid-2022, Vitesco Technologies says it will create about 450 jobs in the new factory.
Vitesco starts production in Debrecen, Hungary
March 02, 2021After just two years of construction, the Vitesco Technologies plant in Debrecen, Hungary, went now into operation.
Continental automotive electronics in Karben by the end of 2024
October 01, 2020The company says it will initiate structural measures at its German locations Aachen, Karben and Regensburg as well as the termination of the joint venture with Osram.
Vitesco supplies the drive control unit for VW's ID.3 electric car
August 17, 2020Electric mobility is gaining momentum with a multitude of new models set to hit the road over the next few months – and Vitesco Technologies is at the center of the action on one major electric car platform: the Volkswagen ID.3, with the key drive control unit.
Vitesco and ROHM cooperate on Silicon Carbide Power Solutions
June 05, 2020The powertrain business area of Continental Vitesco Technologies and ROHM Semiconductor have recently signed a development partnership, beginning in June 2020.
Vitesco to open new R&D centre in China
April 23, 2020Vitesco Technologies, the powertrain business of Continental, will build an R&D centre in Tianjin, China.
Vitesco supplies Electric Drive for new models of Groupe PSA and Hyundai
October 14, 2019Vitesco Technologies, the drivetrain business of Continental, has signed agreements with Groupe PSA and Hyundai to supply the first fully integrated electric axle drive system for various volume-production models.
Continental's Powertrain unit becomes Vitesco Technologies
October 04, 2019Continental's former powertrain division will now operate under the name Vitesco Technologies, effective October 1, 2019.
Continental considers spin-off of powertrain divisionLoad more news
September 03, 2019Continental’s Executive Board has decided to consider the possibility of a spin-off of the Powertrain division (to be called; Vitesco Technologies) and subsequent stock exchange listing.