Dana enhances electromobility capabilities by acquiring SME Group

Dana Incorporated has completed the acquisition of the SME Group, headquartered in Arzignano, Italy, which designs, engineers, and manufactures low-voltage AC induction and synchronous reluctance motors, inverters, and controls for a wide range of off-highway electric vehicle applications, including material handling, agriculture, construction, and automated guided vehicles. The addition of SME’s low-voltage motors and inverters, […]

Bosch Group Pioneers Technology For Life

By T Murrali: It was rather an unusual day at the headquarters of Bosch Group in Gerlingen, near Stuttgart, in Germany; the annual press briefing began not with the traditional presentation of its financials but with the research priorities that form the bedrock of its present and future business. The main theme of the media […]

ZF creates Car eWallet start-up

ZF has founded Car eWallet, a Berlin-based start-up, in which the company will outsource the current activities of the transaction service Car eWallet. The objective is to further develop and market the service following an initial six-month collaboration with project partners IBM and UBS. The service, for example, enables payments for refuelling or re-charging electric […]

Bosch introduces new 48-volt hybrid battery

Bosch has introduced new 48-volt battery for hybrids. Similar to the Bosch e-axle, this 48-volt battery is standardised for easy integration into new vehicle models. Established manufacturers and start-ups alike can thus eliminate long and expensive development processes. “Bosch is an incubator of electromobility. We help manufacturers reduce their development times and launch their products […]