Automotive

Nestled in the heart of a region world famous for its rich motor car history, and in close proximity to the International Automotive Research Centre, IXC is naturally very active within the automotive sector.

With so many global brand key players vying for pole position, IXC’s innovation consultants and engineers can support innovations in the challenges affecting the entire automotive sector, such as reducing carbon, lightweighting, fuel consumption, safety, and passenger experience, and develop truly cutting edge technology solutions outside your field of view, and that of your competitors.

Take a look at our automotive case studies to see how our innovation consultants can uncover previously hidden technologies, and how IXC utilises its expertise in open innovation to find and manage the ideal partners for supply, research or development.


“Innovation is massively important at JLR and everyone is encouraged to think creatively. This is shown in the line-up of cars we’ve had over the years. We’re always looking to make cars and all of our processes more efficient, easier, and simpler. We do have other exciting innovative projects on the go at the moment, but these are closely kept secrets, so all I can say is you’ll have to wait and see…" 

Danella Bagnall, Senior Engineer, Jaguar Land Rover