"What makes Eberspächer so good? I would say a great deal of optimism and innovation."
Melanie Cullmann, BA Student (Business Administration in Industry)
Prototechnik in Schwäbisch Gmünd
Prototechnik – a 100% subsidiary of the Eberspächer group – specializes in the development and manufacture of prototype and special series for premium passenger cars, for commercial and special vehicles and, particularly, for motorsports. Prototechnik possesses comprehensive lightweight construction technology know-how for the area of exhaust technology as well as other engine peripheral and vehicle parts, using the most varied of stainless steel, aluminum, Inconel and titanium alloys.
The innovative lightweight solutions from Schwäbisch Gmünd are represented in the national and in international motorsports: various series cups and formula classes, from DTM through WTCC and other long-distance races including the 24 Hours of Le Mans all rely on Prototechnik.
Schwäbisch Gmünd – History can be this beautiful
Schwäbisch Gmünd will celebrate its 850th birthday in 2012. Our city is one of the oldest settlements established by the Staufers in southwest Germany. The Gmünder marketplace in the historic heart of the city is a true jewel of urban elegance. Ringed with magnificent buildings from eight centuries, this square is among the most beautiful in all of southern Germany. Throughout the city, inviting cafés tempt people into whiling away an hour or two over coffee and cake, while a wealth of attractive shops are perfect for shopping expeditions.
The fast connection to Stuttgart is as much of a bonus to Schwäbisch Gmünd as the wonderful landscape of the Swabian mountains. Ideal for strolling, relaxing and simply enjoying.
Here you can see the beauty that the city has to offer: