Lighting Business Division:
Where we got our start

Vehicle lighting was the very first field that allowed HELLA to grow, so there is still a close association between the HELLA brand and lighting of various kinds. We offer a wide range of products covering all aspects of vehicle lighting, from headlamps and combination rear lamps to signal lamps, interior lamps and lighting electronics. Our development activities currently focus on features and technologies expected to be especially important in the future, generating benefits that customers can see and touch, such as light-based driver assistance systems, LEDs and design elements.





  • Customers include all well-known automakers worldwide – in all vehicle categories
  • Decades of history as a leading supplier of automotive lighting technology innovations
  • Launch of the world’s first camera
  • Use of industrialized LED applications in headlamps as early as 2003
  • In-house design team helps support our customers


  • Product range: headlamps, multi-function lamps, interior lighting, lighting electronics
  • 11 development sites (in Germany, the Czech Republic, Slovenia, the United States, Mexico, India, and China)
  • 11 production sites (in Germany, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Mexico, and China)

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