Maximize your automotive manufacturing capabilities
From printing, to milling, to molding. Across additive, subtractive, generative and simulation. Autodesk offers software to help OEMs and automotive suppliers design and manufacture component parts, and the molds, tools and dies that go into making them.
Social, political and environmental pressures are redefining the automotive sector. Electrification, mass customization, robotics, automation, and additive manufacturing are changing the cars we want, and the processes that are used to make them.
The future of automotive manufacturing
In this guide, learn about the major challenges facing the automotive sector today and how emerging technologies such as hybrid manufacturing, simulation, and automation are helping to bring the next generation of vehicles to market faster.
See how you can use automotive manufacturing software
Learn how automation tools can help manufacturers shorten delivery times and enable parts to be delivered to the supply chain on time.
Mold simulation and CAM
Simulation plays a central role in validating and optimizing mold designs to ensure they're fit for purpose and ready for CNC machining.
Combine high-rate additive and subtractive processes to enable the rapid production of lighter, more energy efficient components.
See how our digital manufacturing toolset can help lead you to an agile manufacturing process, enabling delivery on Industry 4.0.
Complete portfolio of automotive manufacturing solutions
Staying competitive is no longer just a matter of having the latest hardware in your shop, you need software and plant solutions to bring advanced manufacturing technology to its full potential and stay ahead of the curve.
Visualize and optimize your factory designs for efficient equipment placement to improve production performance.
Automotive manufacturing in action
Disruptive design and manufacturing
Global automaker takes a big leap forward in automotive design and manufacture to imagine a future of lighter, more efficient, and customizable cars. Using generative design, artificial intelligence and additive manufacturing, the company can affordably and efficiently make components that deliver better performance and more options to customers.