Apr 20, 2018 - 07:15 pm

Nidec develops E-Axle for compacts to SUVs


The Japanese electric motor manufacturer Nidec has announced the successful development of a new electric axle motor system, which consists of an electric motor, transmission and converter. This new system was developed to deal with the rising demand from the e-mobility sector.

The electric motor system weighs 83 kg with a maximum performance of 150 kW and a maximum torque of 3,900 Nm. Furthermore, the new design allows for the elimination of cables between the components, which allows for a more compact system, allowing additional flexibility.

According to Nidec, the fully integrated traction motor system is capable of handling a variety of tasks, from compact cars to SUVs. Th new axle drive is also compatible with four-wheel drive systems. The production is set to begin in 2019 in China.



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20.04.2018 19:52