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Traditionally Innovative.

The Hirschvogel Automotive Group is one the largest international automotive suppliers in the area of steel and aluminum forging as well as subsequent machining. Innovation has always been integral to our business. Perhaps this also explains why almost every car has a Hirschvogel component. After all, we do everything we can to achieve the best solution for each customer – no matter how challenging the task.

This consistent and persistent strive for improvements is more in demand today than ever before – even beyond our traditional core business, the automotive industry. Experience for yourself the various facets of our thriving innovation culture. “Traditionally innovative” is our motto. That applied yesterday, it applies today, and it will continue to apply tomorrow and thereafter.


Hirschvogel Opens New Plant In Mexico

The Hirschvogel Automotive Group is resolutely pursuing its international expansion course. As early as October 2017, serial production commenced at the new site in Mexico. On…

International Lightweight Forging Initiative Meets in Aachen for Hands-On Workshops

The Lightweight Forging Initiative was founded in 2013. During its first phase, it achieved a weight-saving potential of 42 kg in a medium-sized passenger car. The second…


The Lightweight Forging Initiative - 5 Years of Success

Almost 1,000 lightweighting suggestions for the chassis, powertrain and transmission of a hybrid passenger car as well as for the powertrain of a conventional truck: That is the result of a unique worldwide initiative with companies from the steel and forging industries. The jointly developed ideas relate to lightweighting achieved through materials, design and manufacturing as well as to conceptual lightweight design. Further reducing the weight of vehicles is one of the decisive challenges…