Tag: Motors

Apr 8, 2019 - 01:42 pm

Torqeedo electrifies LifeCraft

Torqeedo has developed an electric drive for the lifeboat called LifeCraft made by the Danish company Viking. LifeCraft is an inflatable, motor-driven lifeboat for the evacuation of ship passengers at sea, which offers space for up to 203 people.

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Apr 8, 2019 - 12:39 pm

Will Tesla Models S and X get a reluctance motor?

Tesla apparently plans to switch from the three-phase asynchronous to the reluctance motor on their Model S as well as the Model X. As far as the Model 3 is concerned, it looks as if the first U.S. deliveries of the new basic version are still to come.

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Jun 16, 2018 - 02:20 pm

Renault invests €1 billion in electric mobility

Renault has announced their plan to invest about 1 billion euros into the expansion of development and production of electrified vehicles in France. Specifically, the manufacturer is planning to develop a new alliance platform for electric vehicles in the Douai factory.

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Jun 5, 2018 - 07:45 pm

Ansmann launches multi-use e-bike drives

Ansmann will present various solutions for electric bikes at this year’s Eurobike in July. Their focus is on hub motors with no less than six novel variants. Moreover, Ansmann integrated an automatic gearshift developed by Schaeffler into its drive system.

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May 1, 2018 - 05:26 pm

Nidec to invest in new e-motor factory in China

The Japanese electric motor manufacturer Nidec is planning to invest about 274 million dollars into a manufacturing facility in China. The new factory in Pinghu near Shanghai is supposed to begin serial production of traction motors for electrified vehicles in 2019.

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Apr 20, 2018 - 06:36 pm

Daimler working on cooperation with Geely

Daimler is currently evaluating cooperation options with the Chinese Geely. They are analyzing potentially releasing an EV platform, among other things, which could be sold to other manufacturers.

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Mar 22, 2018 - 07:23 pm

ZF invests 2 billion euros into R&D

The automobile supplier ZF has announced a further expansion of their research and development work. This time, they plan to invest more than 2 billion euros. A large part of that sum is to go into electric drive systems.

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Feb 28, 2018 - 06:48 pm

Skoda got a surprise in stall for Vision X hybrid study

Skoda is looking into electrification and has been prepping a hybrid concept for Geneva reportedly. Now new details of the Vision X have surfaced that set the hybrid SUV apart from the usual tribe of the Volkswagen brands as it features its very own drive.

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Found on electrive.com
https://www.electrive.com/2019/04/08/torqeedo-electrifies-lifecraft/
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