AC Schnitzer is a tuning company, which specializes in BMW, Land Rover and Mini cars as wells as BMW motorcycles. It’s located in Aachen, Germany. It’s connected with Schnitzer Motorsport, but, at the moment, is a separate and independent company. more
AC Schnitzer was founded in 1987 after the merger of “Kohl Automobile GmbH” and “Team Schitzer”. However, the company started its activities in 1936, when Joseph Schnitzer opened an Opel repair shop and became an official representative of this brand. In 1964, Joseph started to work with BMW cars.
It usually works with individual components like chassis, custom exhaust systems and light-alloy wheels. However, it also tunes complete cars. Its components are sold in more than 50 countries around the world.
The company also creates products for car interiors from aluminum, leather or carbon fiber. Usually, they do steering wheels, pedals and hand-brake levers, interior moldings and cladding.