// APL – A powerful partner

Test­ing resour­ces and know-how for auto­mo­ti­ve, lubri­cant, fuel and addi­ti­ve industries

From the enti­re vehic­le and its compon­ents to a virtu­al drive­train and power­train fluids test­ing, our port­fo­lio is diverse

// Opera­tio­nal Fluids Testing

The engi­ne is running — on what exactly?

Modern systems, mini­mum emis­si­ons and maxi­mum perfor­mance, thanks to higher quali­ty engi­ne lubri­cants and fuels

// Power­train Testing

Inno­va­ti­on and effi­ci­en­cy meets test­ing experience

APL offers its custo­mers the most modern test­ing envi­ron­ment to meet their requirements.

// Power­train Development

Deve­lo­ping Tomor­rows Mobi­li­ty Solutions

From virtu­al drive­trains to contin­ued deve­lo­p­ment of exis­ting systems, find out more about our port­fo­lio in the engi­nee­ring department

// Care­er

Passi­on Beco­mes Drive – Will That Include You?

APL provi­des a varie­ty of deve­lo­p­ment services, beco­me part of the development!

// About APL

From Passi­on to Drive –
APL Auto­mo­ti­ve Test Engineering

With cutting-edge tech­no­lo­gy and high­ly effi­ci­ent proces­ses, our employees have been working successful­ly as engi­nee­ring service provi­ders for over 30 years for a world­wi­de cliente­le from the auto­mo­ti­ve, oil, fuel and addi­ti­ves industries.

// APL in Zahlen

Foun­ding Year

APL cele­bra­ted its 30th anni­ver­sa­ry in 2019

Test Benches

equip­ped with the latest technologies

High­ly Quali­fied Employees

could soon be your colleagues


for the compe­tence of tomorrow


the longest corri­dor at our head quar­ters in Landau


coffee consu­me in 2019 at APL

Our Values

APL has defi­ned guiding values that serve as a relia­ble foun­da­ti­on for all corpo­ra­te decis­i­ons and reflect all actions of the company.


“We accept diffe­ren­ces and treat ever­yo­ne with respect.”

Willing­ness to Help

“We offer our help if anyo­ne needs assistance.”


“We enjoy our work and love challenges.”


“We work on sustainable projects and protect the environment.”


“We take respon­si­bi­li­ty — for our employees, our projects and all of our futures.”


“We have deep trust in our employees and corpo­ra­te partners.”

// News

Stay up to date with us

The Japan office has moved to a new location!

The Japan office has moved to a new location!

In March 2024, three years after our estab­lish­ment in Febru­ary 2021, we were final­ly able to move into our own office after working in a rented office for over three years. We will stri­ve to bring more value and contri­bu­ti­on to our custo­mers in Japan. New address:…

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APL Mile­stone – Hydro­gen Trai­ler Station

APL Mile­stone – Hydro­gen Trai­ler Station

APL is gearing up for the mobi­li­ty of the future­Mi­le­stone for APL: Since June, the newly built trai­ler stati­on at the Land­au site and a first hydro­gen trai­ler from the compa­ny West­fa­len AG, have ensu­red the hydro­gen supp­ly and thus the test­ing of fuel cell drives.…

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“My start at APL: an intern­ship follo­wed by a bache­lor project. Mean­while I work as a test engi­neer in the engi­nee­ring depart­ment and am just as enthu­si­a­stic about the exci­ting and dyna­mic assignments.”

Domi­nik P., Test Engineer

“What gives me the ener­gy to apply the skills I acqui­red during my appren­ti­ce­ship in my job? The moti­va­ti­on leader­ship cultu­re and working in a young team which I have had the privi­le­ge of expe­ri­en­cing for almost 3 years.”


Kers­tin H., Manage­ment Assistant

// Care­er

Working at APL

Whether you are a young profes­sio­nal, expe­ri­en­ced profes­sio­nal or mana­ger: With us you will find a wide range of exci­ting posi­ti­ons with excel­lent pros­pects! And if none of the current vacan­ci­es matches your wishes and expec­ta­ti­ons, plea­se feel free to apply to us anyway. We are always open to appli­cants with initia­ti­ve and will take the time to review your application.

Loca­ti­on Land­au and Wolfsburg

Deve­lo­p­ment Engi­neer, ECU Cali­bra­ti­on and OBD


Loca­ti­on Land­au and Wolfsburg

Deve­lo­p­ment Engi­neer, Electrification


Loca­ti­on Wolfsburg

IT Specia­list


// Loca­ti­ons 

Head­quar­ters Land­au
APL Auto­mo­bil-Prüf­tech­nik
Land­au GmbH
Am Hölzel 11
76829 Land­au


// Wolfs­burg
APL Auto­mo­bil-Prüf­tech­nik
Land­au GmbH
Gustav-Hertz-Stra­ße 10
38448 Wolfs­burg


// Bietig­heim-Bissin­gen
APL Auto­mo­bil-Prüf­tech­nik
Land­au GmbH
Robert-Bosch-Stra­ße 12
74321 Bietig­heim-Bissin­gen

// APL Group

APL Auto­mo­bil-Prüf­tech­nik Land­au GmbH

AIP GmbH & Co. KG

IAVF Antriebs­tech­nik GmbH

IAVF-Volke Prüf­zen­trum für Verbren­nungs­mo­to­ren GmbH


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