Testing in the Automotive Industry

The automotive industry is one of the most lucrative sectors in Germany, but is facing increasing challenges.

The adjustment of emissions regulations, increasing competitive pressure and rapid innovation force companies to take actions. In addition, companies in the industry have to follow numerous strict norms and guidelines in every step of the automobile construction process. Many automotive suppliers are using testxchange to find a laboratory that offers the right tests.

testxchange simplifies the whole process. Thanks to our comprehensive database with more than 10,000 laboratories and a fully web-based project management solution companies save time and costs searching for laboratories to carry out their testing projects.

What our clients say

“Making a request to testxchange proved to be easy and uncomplicated. testxchange made the preselection to laboratories, by whom we were contacted.”

Guido Kuhrmann

HID Global GmbH

“We will gladly use testxchange in the future as well, we were offered a top-quality and very good service, and completely free of charge.”

Detlef Schulz


“testxchange is a simple tool to make industrial requests and quickly distribute them to multiple laboratories. This was very uncomplicated and after a short time I received several offers from labs. That's exactly how I had imagined it.”

Tim Hörügel

Iseo Serrature s.p.a.

Frequent tests in the automotive industry

Environmental tests

Testing the influence of environmental conditions on material that is used for producing vehicles.

Emission Tests

Tests of exhaust emissions and fuel consumption of vehicles.

Longevity Tests

Testing the durability of components used to produce vehicles.

Security Tests

Validation of the security characteristics of software and hardware components used in the production of vehicles.

A selection of our partner labs

Easily find the appropriate laboratory in our database with thousands of testing providers. Here is an excerpt from our partner labs.


The SGS INSTITUT FRESENIUS GmbH is part of the SGS Group and one of the largest test institutes worldwide in the field of testing, verification and certification. It has over 180 certifications, accreditations and authorizations.

Treo Labor für Umweltsimulation GmbH

The Treo Labor für Umweltsimulation GmbH deals with the simulation of various environmental influences and the electromagnetic compatibility of components, mainly of means of transport on land, water and in the air.

imat-uve GmbH

The imat-uve GmbH supports companies from the idea over design, development, manufacturing to the testing of products, components and systems. Special focus is on the quality loss-free cost optimization of materials and surfaces.

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