Brand in motion
As a premium brand, we impress with Ingenious Design combined with the highest safety standards and outstanding quality.
With our three core benefits of Safety, Quality, and Ingenious Design, our products foster trust, deliver a superior experience, and inspire enthusiasm.
Airlines around the world, international automotive companies, as well as demanding parents and their children place their trust in our innovative solutions and services.
RECARO makes performance something you can feel.
AT ALL TIMES
We make no compromises when it comes to safety. That is why protecting people is a top priority at RECARO. Our solutions regularly exceed required standards and equally impress airlines, parents, and motorsport professionals.
We are continuously improving our solutions, which have been tried and tested for decades. Our advanced knowledge in the aviation and automotive industries also influences the development of our child safety products.
We value simple handling and intuitive operation. This ensures that you use our products correctly, and you can feel completely safe — whether on a flight to your vacation destination, on a stroll with your children, or on your daily drive to work.
Every employee and every business division at RECARO is aware of their responsibility regarding your safety in everything they do.
This is Safety that you can trust.
RECARO has been doing pioneering work for over 100 years. Traditionally different, fundamentally innovative, and always improving. We create seating solutions that offer you more. More energy, more comfort, and more safety.
In the various business areas, our customers trust the renowned RECARO Quality. This reputation makes us proud. And it is a promise that comes with an obligation.
We use only the best materials. From fine leather upholstery to ultralight carbon to specially developed seating foam. Our designers, engineers, and production specialists use these materials to create premium seats.
For us, quality also means sustainability. As a global company, we are always aware of our ethical and social responsibilities. That is why we manage resources and produce as efficiently as possible. To keep economic and environmental goals in harmony.
This is Quality that inspires confidence.
IDEAS THAT INSPIRE ENTHUSIASM
Ingenious Design is more than just good looks. It means the inseparable combination of functionality, ergonomics, and aesthetics. The simple handling of our products is just as important to us as our streamlined, premium design. For the best ergonomic comfort at all levels.
Our trailblazing solutions regularly receive awards for their Ingenious Design, clever extra functions, and outstanding safety.
Our success motivates us. Our satisfied customers proves that we are on the right track. This is why we are working on new ideas every day. On solutions that simplify everyday life. On the tiniest details.
This is Ingenious Design that sparks enthusiasm.
Innovation is our Tradition
1906 - Founded as Stuttgarter Carosserie- u. Radfabrik (Stuttgart Body and Wheel Factory)
1963 - The body factory is sold to Porsche. REutter CAROsserie becomes RECARO, the seating specialist
1972 - RECARO starts producing aircraft seats and moves to Kirchheim/Teck two years later
1998 - RECARO presents the first child car seat that grows with the child: the "RECARO start"
2011 - The automotive seating division is sold to the licensing partner Johnson Controls
2018 - RECARO Gaming is founded. RECARO enters the gaming market in 2019 with the launch of the RECARO Exo
2022 - RECARO invests in Growag, a leading train seat company
2023 - The name RECARO celebrates its birthday. For 60 years, we have focused on improving seating