German software maker IPG Automotive has launched a new version of its CarMaker test platform.

The open-integrationand testing platform can be used throughout the development process. CarMaker 3.5 now includes TruckMaker, a platform that is specifically suited for virtual test driving of commercial vehicles

CarMaker software can be used throughout the entire development process. The TruckMaker platform that builds on CarMaker is specifically suited for virtual test driving of commercial vehicles.

TruckMaker pro4 now extends the range to four-axle vehicles, which are more complex to simulate. All axles can be configured as needed and vehicles with different powertrain versions can be modelled