MotorsportAbout us Partnerships

The Team is the Star

ZF Race Engineering GmbH is the technology partner of many famous motorsports teams, from Formula 1 and DTM to different one-make cups and the most important premium vehicle manufacturers.

Mahindra Racing Formula E Team

Since the 2016/2017 season, ZF has been the official technology partner of the Mahindra Racing Formula E Team in the fully electric FIA Formula E. During this partnership, ZF is developing a complete powertrain, that encompasses electric motor, inverter, power electronics and transmission.

BMW Motorsport

Since 2002, ZF Race Engineering has been the technical partner of BMW Motorsport. In racing series such as DTM or endurance racing like the 24 Hour race at the Nürburgring, BMW relies on technology from Schweinfurt.


As an official partner of Porsche Motorsport, ZF supports not only the Porsche Motorsport Juniors, but also the recently established Porsche Carrera Cup Germany Talent Pool, which supports young drivers on their way into professional motorsports. In addition, all international cup vehicles use shock absorbers and clutches from ZF Race Engineering in Schweinfurt.

Super GT

Since the 2013 season, ZF has been an official supplier of Super GT, the most popular touring car racing series in Asia. The cars of the GT500 class have exclusively been using clutches from Schweinfurt since the 2014 season.


Since the 2018 season, ZF supports the Honda Team KUNIMTSU as a technical partner, which competes in the GT500 category in the Japanese Super GT series.

Christian Engelhart / ADAC GT Masters

ZF supports German race driver Christian Engelhart since 2015, currently in the ADAC GT Masters as well as the BlancPain series.