In the face of new driver behavior, diverse powertrain technologies, stricter environmental regulations and a booming demand for connectivity, automotive players need to reinvent their role - focusing on core activities and creating efficient eco-systems with strategic partners.

  • $221 Bn

    that is the amount the ADAS market is expected to represent in 2020

  • 90 %

    of vehicles will be connected in 2020

  • 41 M

    EVs sold expected by 2040


The automotive industry is facing a revolution. New players are entering the car market, empowered by innovative and disruptive technologies. Younger generations with different expectations are fostering new business models, and drive an extreme differentiation of the product portfolio with a multiplication of vehicle variants. Meanwhile, stricter environmental and safety regulations are imposing significant new investments on manufacturers. This requires new technology breakthroughs such as electrification of powertrains and new electric/electronic architecture.


  • Autonomous driving & connectivity

    Altran accelerates your innovation and integration in the field of Autonomous Driving and Connectivity by leveraging its global expertise and asset-based solutions
    Autonomous Driving / ADAS
    Infotainment / Connectivity
    Electric / Electronic architecture

  • Powertrain & electro mobility

    Altran takes you to the next level with its unrivaled expertise in hybrid and electric powertrains, from integration through to validation
    Electric Powertrain
    Powertrain Testing

  • Complete vehicle development

    Altran supports your complete vehicle development with end-to-end capabilities for design and manufacturing, from system through to complete vehicle derivatives
    Style & Design
    Class A Surfacing
    Body in white
    Passive Safety
    Manufacturing 4.0




automotive specialists located in 15 countries


  • Case study / PSA

    We supply PSA – Europe’s second-biggest auto manufacturer – with expertise in all areas of automotive engineering, from body design and mechanics to sophisticated and intelligent on-board systems. Our unique Industrialized GlobalShore® approach combined with Altran’s distinctive World-class Centers enable PSA to optimize the entire range of research, development and engineering resources at its disposal, both internally and in partnership with Altran. With a focus on value-added services such as connectivity and autonomous driving, PSA’s R&D teams know they can find the expertise they need from over 2 000 Altran engineers spread across the globe.

  • Altran supports Maserati in the Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)

    Maserati has decided to make the Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)  the centre of their product innovation strategy and has requested Altran to carry out a Hardware In the Loop (HIL) test environment closing the loop directly on the Radio Frequency sensor (at 76-82 GHz). Altran succeeded in it by creating an innovative RF platform based on National Instruments technologies and a 3D virtual road scenario. Thanks to this test environment, Maserati and Altran are able to validate several ADAS with an automatic and repeatable test execution. Besides the solution is expandable to address future complexity.



engineers worldwide accessible to PSA's R&D teams

  • Our end-to-end offer is designed to help you reap all the benefits of the IoT and Big Data revolution.



This WCC is focusing on Simulation and Physical Testing leveraging its know-how in Engineering, Simulation and Testing, for the automotive industry

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White Paper

The challenges of autonomous driving

To succeed, autonomous vehicles need to overcome five key challenges.


White Paper

Software-defined vehicles

Software has a key role to play in the shift towards vehicle autonomy.


White Paper

“ADAS HIL with sensor fusion”, a white paper by Altran - National Instruments

In the framework of a technical partnership, Altran and National Instruments have written together the white paper “ADAS HIL With Sensor Fusion”, presented during the NIWeek, held in Austin (Texas, US) from 22 to 25 May 2017. The white paper gives an overview of the innovative test environment suite developed by Altran Italia to address hardware in the loop validation for automotive front camera and radar with a loop directly closed on RF sensor (77GHz). Besides it reports solution concept, main outcomes from initial research efforts, key system-level elements used to implement the application.


Our key automotive assets



    With leading car makers and tiers 1 & 2 companies


    Deep understanding

    Of design & development as well as manufacturing


    Cross industries synergies

    Aerospace, Telecoms, Railway or Semi-conductors


    Seamless global delivery

    Relying on our Global Delivery Centers worldwide


    Dedicated expertise centers

    Passive Safety or Autonomous Driving/ADAS


    Disruptive technologies

    Such as Advanced architecture and 3D printing