Continental now offers 48 volt full-hybrid drive
So far, 48-volt hybrids have mostly been designed as mild hybrids. Continental has now introduced a 48-volt drive that is designed to provide the same functionality as previous full hybrid drives. This means it is also conceivable in a PHEV. Weiterlesen
48-volt hybrid systems, Formula E.
Study tip: According to a recent study undertaken by Lux, 48-volt hybrid systems are likely to exceeded 7 million vehicles by 2024. Researchers predict that lithium-titanate (LTO) batteries will be the preferred energy storage technology, because of their ability to charge and discharge fast, which is critical for micro-hybrid applications.
chargedevs.com, portal.luxresearchinc.com (study)
Video tip: Watch this video from the Formula E launch event and see what Alain Prost, Alejandro Agag und Lucas di Grassi like most about the new Championship series.