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3D visualization and virtual prototyping software for automotive designers


Create photorealistic models to accurately validate designs

  • Use 3D models and virtual prototypes to evaluate functionality, feasibility of designs in VRED™.
  • Review designs and experiment with different variables in real time.
  • Get virtually noiseless images with CPU raytracing plus Nvidia´s OptiX GPU-accelerated AI.

Create a lens flare effect for your lights in ray-tracing and open-GL modes. (video: 2:04 min)

Improve design quality with superior measuring tools

  • Accurately evaluate surface quality with interactive NURBS rendering.
  • View pixel-precision displays produced from the original CAD geometry.
  • Validate designs with surface and gap analysis, cross-sections, and interactive measurements.

Create an atmospheric fog effect in your scene, with controls for color, fall-off, and density. (video: 1:45 min.)

Share design data across teams to make better decisions

  • Get integrated workflows that bridge Autodesk software and third-party solutions.
  • Easily present your designs on a powerwall or a CAVE using the optional Display Cluster module.

Which VRED is right for you?

  • VRED Design

    Review and evaluate automotive design ideas in real time.

  • VRED Professional

    Create high-end visualizations and virtual prototypes.

  • VRED Server

    Render and stream 3D data on demand.

  • VRED Presenter

    Present product configurations in an interactive 3D environment.

See how people are using VRED

Skoda: car configurator


Car configurator

Czech automaker uses a centralized visualization model to help dealerships upsell vehicles while maintaining a consistent brand experience.

Video: Staud Studios story


Bringing automotive imagery to life

Learn how this renowned German agency uses VRED software for high-end CGI production in automotive visualization.

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