Hirschmann Car Communication

German technology on the international stage

Hirschmann Car Communication is one of the world's leading specialists in transmitter and receiver technology for mobile communications. All around the world, our high-quality infotainment, antenna and tuner systems enable perfect reception of broadcasting services and mobile radio and data services – particularly for communications in and to vehicles.

Whether off-the-shelf solutions or customer-specific applications – we always offer our customers perfectly tailored products and services. They benefit not only from our long-standing experience in the field of high-frequency systems, but also from our strength in research and development, our state-of-the-art testing and measurement facilities and the high degree of flexibility at our worldwide production locations.

Our numerous patent registrations underline the value of our first-rate development work. Our customers include all renowned automobile and commercial vehicle manufacturers, automotive suppliers, industrial companies and the aftermarket car accessory trade.

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Facts and figures


Foundation of Richard Hirschmann Radiotechnisches Werk

Invention and patenting of the "banana plug", first indoor and car antennas for AM radio, start of mass production of FM radio and TV antennas

Hirschmann becomes part of Rheinmetall AG with headquarters in Düsseldorf

Integrated antenna system for various vehicles in the premium class

World's first hybrid (analogue/digital) TV receiver for automotive applications

Hirschmann Car Communication GmbH becomes independent

Nominated as supplier of DTMB TV tuners for China

Market launch of the patented film antenna concept

Presentation of the first combined radio and TV receiver unit

Hirschmann Car Communication becomes part of VOXX International Corporation (USA)

Foundation of VOXXHirschmann Corporation (USA)

Launch of Smart Antenna and Container Tracking Module

Investment in 5G technology

TE Connectivity to acquire Hirschmann Car Communication