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Webasto parking heaters receive another award

Stockdorf/Munich. – March 28, 2013 – Right after the readers of auto motor und sport selected Webasto as the “Best Brand” for 2013, Auto Bild readers made a similarly clear decision. In the voting for the best brand in the category of parking heaters, 81 percent of the Auto Bild readers chose Webasto. The Stockdorf-based company has thus once again defended its position at the top.

Klaus Hemmer, head of the German aftermarket segment at Webasto, says “Overall, nearly 100,000 car drivers voted. The distance to our competition is more than 25 percent. This clear result of the reader poll is a big vote of confidence for us and confirms our positive brand image.”

Auto Bild’s “The Best Brands in all Classes”
In the annual “The Best Brands in all Classes” reader poll, Auto Bild asks readers which brands they trust the most. In 22 categories, the independent jury decides on products in the automotive environment. The detailed results of the survey were published in the 10/2013 issue of Auto Bild. With a circulation of 2.75 million, Auto Bild is one of the most popular German automotive magazines.


About Webasto

The Webasto Group is a global innovative systems partner to almost all automobile manufacturers and among the top 100 suppliers in this industry sector. The company’s product portfolio comprises a broad range of roof and heating systems for every type of vehicle and all drive types as well as battery systems and charging solutions. Moreover, Webasto has a strong position in the aftermarket providing dealers and end customers with customized solutions and services relating to thermo management and electromobility. In 2020 the company generated sales of around 3.3 billion euros and had over 14,000 employees at more than 50 locations (with over 30 of these being manufacturing plants). The headquarters of the company, founded in 1901, is located in Stockdorf near Munich (Germany).