About us

For over 20 years VIRES Simulations has been providing simulation solutions for the automotive, railroad and aerospace industries.

VIRES is a member of the MSC Software Group of companies and is owned by Hexagon, a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions

Our core product, the highly modular “VIRES Virtual Test Drive“, is used for the development and testing of advanced driver assistance and active safety systems, leading to solutions for automated driving. Together with our worldwide customer base we shape the future of mobility by providing development tools for autonomous driving technology.

We are one of the driving forces behind open standards for automotive simulator technology which enables the exchange of data and comparison of results.  We offer the perfect development environment through using the latest technologies combined with modular design and the open interfaces of our software.

Self-driving mode