About Us .
Automotive Performance Solutions Pty Ltd (APS) commenced business in November 2000 and is operated by highly experienced OEM engineers as directors. The company was formed with the vision to provide professional services and guidance to the automotive industry.
The APS directors have worked with and assisted OEM vehicle manufacturers (both locally in Australia and abroad), in the field of program management, product design, competitor benchmarking and attribute performance along with homologation and certification testing. APS also offers specialised technician services including sophisticated prototyping, “on road” vehicle durability testing, and access to specialised test facilities and vehicle preparation.
APS is located at Factory 1, 29 Hanrahan Street, Thomastown, Victoria, Australia, 3074. The factory has 1100 m2 of floor space, combining machine / fabrication shop, offices with meeting room, mezzanine storage, chassis dyno, vehicle hoist and vehicle storage areas. This is the primary facility for testing, research and development along with office facilities for project management, consulting and liaison roles within the automotive industry.
The workshop comprises an extensive range of equipment and trained personnel to ensure professional service at all levels, in particular vehicle OEM work.
APS also have CAD capabilities, with access to co-ordinate measuring machines (CMM) as well as Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) analysis. Our affiliate Rapidpro specialises in rapid prototype design and manufacture.