Events

III. Göcseji Dombérozó

We went back in time within the III. Göcseji Dombérozó programseries. On July 21th, 2018 the Veteran Club of Cars and Motorcycles from Zalaegerszeg take the visitors on a sight-seeing tour at Göcsej. There were many beautiful cars which triggered some lots of emotions out of the visitors. We were eyewitnesses: the meeting of the past and future. It means that lots of veteran vehicles made thei...

Formula Student East 2018

This year Formula Student East 2018 took place at ZalaZone Automotive Proving Ground between July 18th and 22th. About 60 teams – including 4 hungarian teams – took part with their own developed and manufactured formula racing cars. The teams have to make a prototype car ready for manufacturing in industry. They have to present it to the audience, race it on the Dynamic Platform. There are two...

Day of the Proving Ground

One year ago, the Foundation Stone was based on 19th May. This year, on that day we welcome our gentle guests. We were glad to show the finished modules to about 800 participants. After our Engineering Lead Zoltán Hamar’s presentation the sightseeing tour was begun where our guests were given new informations and experiences. We would like to say thank you to Firemen Zalaegerszeg who showed a s...

Technical building walls now standing in place

László Vigh, Ministerial Commissioner for the test track, reported to the press the newest information regarding the Proving Ground Zala construction progress. With the help of the construction management team the projects impressive and spectacular modules where shown close up and in detail. Firstly, they were shown the reception building who’s exterior will form a ”Z” a new symbol for Za...

Handling Course construction under way

The actual form and layout of the test track elements was presented for the press, in presence of Ministerial Commissioner László Vigh. The different areas of the High-Speed Handling course with its respective “in- construction-process” surface types were shown to the press for the first time, and included simple excavation sections to sections with basalt, all of which will be covered by di...

News conference – Laying the foundation of the proving ground’s building

Human Resources Minister Zoltán Balogh believes that this investment (proving ground) is really significant for Hungary. It seems to be often heard that our citizens accuse Hungary of being a production or assembly only county.  This project is a good proof that this is not true, and that this proving ground project’s construction mean a huge step for the Hungarian industrial development espec...

Ceremonial signature of cooperation

On the AUTOMOTIVE Hungary 2017 of 19th Oktober 2017 was a celebrating the signing of an agreement of cooperation and collaboration between the ALP.Lab, the Austrian Light Vehicle Proving Region for Automated Driving GmbH. and the Automotive Proving Ground Zala Ltd., hereafter (APZ). ALP.Lab GmbH is a Stiria reseach institute working with the companies of the Stirian Automotive cluster, as well ...

IV. MobElitas Days 2017

The 4th MobElitas Days was held at September 15-16, 2017 in Zalaegerszeg which was focused on university students started with a conference. Next day the highly interested audience took part on a a program called The World of Vehicles at Jégaréna and Zalakerámia Sport- és Rendezvénycsarnok. The visitors got to know the actualities of the Automotive Proving Ground Zala project. They also had a...

“We ZONE it” – Egerszeg festival 2017

During the end of the event series “Egerszeg Fesztivál 2017”, from June 9th to 11th we were visited by local families, kids and interested individuals. At our booth, all age groups could find interesting creative activities to do. The most popular activity was the Carrera race track, where even the smallest participant could try their driving skills. Even teenagers were entertained, making ha...