Being the most valued productivity solutions provider in the world

Founded as Sun Electric in the United States back in 1931 the company was quickly well established in the automotive industry with equipment for analysis of ignition systems. After the introduction of Sun products in Europe and Germany they also extended their success to those overseas territories.

In 1993, when acquired by Snap-on Inc., the world's largest supplier of tools and equipment solutions for the automotive repair industry, Sun remained a strong and significant brand within the Group.



Today Sun is a synonym for high-quality diagnostic and information systems in the automotive business. As system partner and technology leader Sun holds a top rank in this field of business.

Targeted know-how transfer, modern innovative services and the strengthening of the position especially of independent workshops are the company’s goals for the years to come. It is the customer who is the focus of all activities. Internal procedures and logistics are tailored to suit the requirements of motor-service shops.