For over 20 years VIRES Simulationstechnologie GmbH provides simulation solutions for the automotive, railroad and aerospace industries.

VIRES is a member of the MSC Software Group of companies and is owned by Hexagon, a leading global provider of information technology solutions. We are located in Southern Germany with an office in Austria.

Our core product, the highly modular „VIRES Virtual Test Drive“, is used for the development and testing of advanced driver assistance and active safety systems, leading to solutions for automated driving. Together with our world wide customer base we shape the future of mobility by providing development tools for the autonomous driving technology.

Being one of the driving forces behind open standards for automotive simulator technology. This enables the exchange of data and comparison of results. By using the latest technologies combined with modular design and open interfaces of our software we offer the perfect development environment.


Do what you can do best – outsource the rest. From the beginning we are focused on simulation.

Our product has to fulfil the needs of our customers. As engineers we speak the same language.

Open standardized interfaces are the key for easy integration.

Getting simulation results in real-time is important for better understanding. Efficient database design and fast algorithms are our primary design goal.

Integration support is a key issue to get things up and running. Collaboration and flexibility is our strength to speed up this process.


Marius Dupuis

Wunibald Karl



VIRES Simulationstechnologie GmbH

has established and applies a Quality Management System for

Software and services for driving simulation applications.

Are you interested in developing the future of mobility




Grassinger Strasse 8,

83043 Bad Aibling, Germany

Office Vienna

Wiener Straße 12 /TOP 2

2700 Wiener Neustadt, Austria

If you have any particular questions please feel free to contact us anytime.