Das Unternehmen SPT
Corporate Schaeffler Paravan

Shaping the mobility of the future together

Vorführung Space Drive 2 Eingabegeräte

We live technology - from Steering to Big Data

Schaeffler Paravan is a young dynamic team of visionaries, tinkerers, and developers with the goal - to digitally advance the steering of the future. Setting the course for mobility without a mechanical steering column.

Space Drive Ingenieure an der Arbeit

Our team - visionary thinkers and developers

Our international software and hardware specialists in Herzogenaurach and Aichelau are working flat out on the further development of Space Drive technology - towards becoming the core technology for autonomous driving.

Our locations

Mobility Innovation Center Aichelau

At the origin of SpaceDrive: this is where Schaeffler Paravan's administration, sales and production departments, among others, are located in the new Mobility Innovation Center.


Under one roof with Schaeffler: Software and hardware engineers from Schaeffler Paravan are working flat out on further system development.

New Mobility Campus Hohentengen

Testing, checking and collecting data: At the future location of Hohentengen, an interdisciplinary mobility campus is being built on more than 1 million square metres.

Das neue Test- und Versuchsfeld am MIC

The Mobility Innovation Center

The new Schaeffler Paravan headquarters in Pfronstetten-Aichelau: Modern offices and training rooms as well as an adjoining test and development centre development centre form the professional environment for the forthcoming further development of Space Drive technology.


Latest press releases

42 Press releases
US premiere: Schaeffler Paravan presents Space Drive technology at IMSA
Space Drive

Schaeffler Paravan Technologie GmbH & Co KG. will enter the American racetrack for the first time with the Space Drive technology carrier Mercedes-AMG GT3 and will present the steer-by-wire Mercedes-AMG GT3 in a demonstration drive as part of Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen at Watkins Glen on Saturday, June 25 at 6 p.m.

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Cockpit der Zukunft mit Steerbywire
Space Drive drive-by-wire system paves the way to an autonomous future in the U.S.
Space Drive
Space Drive 3 AddOn
Autonomous Driving

When it comes to autonomous driving, the USA is the world's leading nation. Drive-by-wire is the indispensable basic technology for autonomous vehicles. With Space Drive, Schaeffler Paravan offers a solution for retrofitting or upgrading these vehicles.

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Autofahren ohne Lenkrad und Pedale
Bundesrat approves simplifications for future technology
Autonomous Driving
Space Drive

New regulation clears the way for autonomous series vehicles. With Space Drive, Schaeffler Paravan has a proven drive-by-wire solution that is essential for upgrading or retrofitting autonomous vehicles.

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We are proud to have a product that is unique in the world. With it, we provide a unique technology that the industry needs to realise its visions of autonomous driving and new vehicle concepts.

Roland Arnold, CEO of Schaeffler Paravan Technologie GmbH & Co.KG and founder and managing director of PARAVAN GmbH

Award-winning technologies

Mobility Innovation Award Roland Arnold
Auszeichnung Schaeffler Paravan
Karriere bei Schaeffler Paravan

Career at Schaeffler Paravan

Schaeffler Paravan is a modern technology company with short lines of communication, flat hierarchies and plenty of room for your ideas. Become part of the team and help shape the mobility solutions of tomorrow.

Paravan Mobilitätspark Aichelau

Your way to us

Visit us at our location in Pfronstetten-Aichelau and experience live the fascination and possibilities of our innovative Space Drive technology.