Unparalleled levels of expertise ensure correct technology applied

The motorsport sector has probably the shortest time to market for any similarly complex product: 5 months for a new F1 car and then 2 weeks between races for new versions.

We couldn’t have got our first car to the grid without Desktop Engineering’s help.

F1 team principal

The advice we receive from DTE is invaluable in helping us maximise the business benefits of the design software we use on a daily basis. They understand our industry and are therefore able to provide insight which saves us money, whilst providing us with a competitive technology edge.

Jason King  Operations Manager, JR Motorsports

Why DTE?

As an accredited partner with Dassault Systèmes and MSC Software, Desktop Engineering has helped a considerable number of OEMs and suppliers implement PLM solutions. Our highly experienced engineering staff offer unparalleled levels expertise to ensure the correct technology is properly applied. DTE has been supplying CATIA solutions into this sector for over 20 years, and counts amongst its customer’s successful organisations such as Prodrive, McLaren and Renault F1.


Motorsport Industry Association (MIA)

For a number of years, DTE has been a member and active supporter of the industry’s leading association.

View news: DTE’s Clients Scoop Motorsport Industry Association (MIA) Business Awards or visit the MIA Website for more information.


F1 car designed in CATIA