History

The family-owned company of König has been in existence for over forty years. Of course, we are quite proud of this long tradition but we refuse to rest on the laurels of our past successes. We strive to retain and hone our competitive edge in the long term by making long-term investments.

History

The family-owned company of König has been in existence for over forty years. Of course, we are quite proud of this long tradition but we refuse to rest on the laurels of our past successes. We strive to retain and hone our competitive edge in the long term by making long-term investments.

1974Company founded by Richard König
Development and manufacturing of retrofit seats for passenger cars
Manufacturing of consoles and sports seats
1987Foundation of “Formel König”
Formula series for junior racers
1989Expansion of the distribution network in Asia, the USA and Europe
Distribution through wholesalers and retailers with over 250 dealers
1998Start of development of customised products for special vehicles
2000Expansion of the “Automotive” business unit
Development and series manufacturing for VW Individual and smart Crossblade
2004Development and distribution of “Secur24”
Control room seat (Indoor business unit)
2005Development and manufacturing of seats and seat systems for military vehicles
2010Company management assumed by
Sabine & Daniel Süß
2014Expansion of “Mobility seats” product line
2016Cooperation and development activities in the eSports seat segment
2017Relaunch of brand and marketing presence
1974Company founded by Richard König
Development and manufacturing of retrofit seats for passenger cars
Manufacturing of consoles and sports seats
1987Foundation of “Formel König”
Formula series for junior racers
1989Expansion of the distribution network in Asia, the USA and Europe
Distribution through wholesalers and retailers with over 250 dealers
1998Start of development of customised products for special vehicles
2000Expansion of the “Automotive” business unit
Development and series manufacturing for VW Individual and smart Crossblade
2004Development and distribution of “Secur24”
Control room seat (Indoor business unit)
2005Development and manufacturing of seats and seat systems for military vehicles
2010Company management assumed by
Sabine & Daniel Süß
2014Expansion of “Mobility seats” product line
2016Cooperation and development activities in the eSports seat segment
2017Relaunch of brand and marketing presence