Welcome to Lommel Proving Ground
Welcome to the Official Website of Ford Lommel Proving Ground (LPG). Ford LPG is since more than 40 years the most important vehicle proving ground of Ford of Europe. The main purpose of this website is to:

  • provide some interesting background information on the Ford testing activities.
  • inform about job opportunities, contact info and initiatives.
  • inform about business-to-business opportunities.

Valère Swinnen
Manager Ford LPG

The Team
  • 50 engineers
  • 85 mechanics
  • 170 test drivers
  • 25 maintenance technicians
  • 20 supporting staff

In Figures
  • Initial construction: 1965
  • Total track length: 80 km
  • Operating hours: 24h/day, 7 days/week
  • Annual test mileage: 6,000,000 km
  • Investment in the last 6 years: € 23,000,000