Expert Forum Will We Still Need Combustion Engines and Multispeed Transmissions in 2030?

Expert Forum

Will We Still Need Combustion Engines and Multispeed Transmissions in 2030?

Stricter environmental regulations, e-car quotas and calls for banning combustion engines are driving electrification. Local emission-free mobility will prevail in cities, but for long-distance use it’s less clear whether fully electric drives can replace combustion engines with multi-gear transmissions and CVTs. We asked transmission and engine experts what role combustion engines and multi-gear transmissions or CVTs will play in 2030. Read more…

CTI Mag: Transmission and Driveline Electrification Adaptation for Passenger Car Fleet

Transmission and Driveline Electrification Adaptation for Passenger Car Fleet CO2 Reduction in EU28 Market

It will be no easy task for vehicle manufactures to meet passenger car fuel consumption and emission targets for Europe. Improvements to gasoline and diesel powered engines to meet alone will not be sufficient to meet upcoming CO2 and air quality targets. To satisfy continually tightening legislation in Europe, manufacturers must utilize a variety of vehicle strategies and powertrain hybridisation topology. Car manufacturers and technology suppliers are currently developing and implementing radical technological innovations to address mobility challenges in meet regulatory targets. Crucial to this process is selecting the optimal hybrid architecture that will maximize CO2 reductions, maintaining essential vehicles attributes, and minimizing cost and modularity. Read more…

Interview Dr Sven Beiker Silicon Valley LLC 2017

Es ist wichtig, dass die deutsche Automobilindustie am Ball bleibt

Interview mit Dr Sven Beiker, Silicon Valley Mobility LLC

Der Markt für Mobilitätsdienstleistungen boomt. Das dürfen auch klassische Automobilhersteller nicht aus den Augen verlieren. Auch, wenn Unternehmen wie Apple oder Google ihre Bestrebungen, ein eigenes autonomes Fahrzeug zu bauen zwischenzeitlich aufgegeben haben, Weiterlesen