Annual Report 2017

The business year2017



MAHLE is delighted to win customer orders for the manufacture of pedelec components and a pedelec drive, which will go into series production from 2018.

Pedelec components and drive in series production

award winning

MAHLE has received around 100 awards from customers and partners in the categories of quality, technology, and environment.

100 awards

close to our customers

The new production plant for air conditioning compressors in Changshu/China, goes into operation. With this milestone, MAHLE is continuing to drive forward its activities in the Chinese market.

Changshu / China


In a world debut, MAHLE presents the vehicle concept MEET (MAHLE Efficient Electric Transport) to the public at the IAA Cars in Frankfurt/Germany. MEET is systematically aligned to the needs of urban mobility.

MAHLE Efficient Electric Transport: MEET


MAHLE acquires the Spanish electronics specialist Nagares, now MAHLE Electronics, and is developing the Valencia location into a global competence center for vehicle electronics.

MAHLE Electronics, Spain


Thermal management is one of the most urgent challenges for electric mobility. MAHLE is able to design the complete circuit and supply customers with the corresponding components.

Thermal management for electric cars


Die Welt, one of the most important daily newspapers in Germany, and Accenture, one of the world’s bestknown corporate consultancies, chose MAHLE as the winner of their TOP 500 Award for sustainable growth.

Top 500 Award

in demand

Our customers are impressed by the MAHLE premium cabin air filter CareMetix®. Its five layers reliably filter particles, such as pollen, brake dust, and spores, and they also eliminate odors.