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GKN Offers Its eAxle to Mass Market

March 15, 2016 in Electric Drive, New Products by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

From Porsche 918 Spyder and BMW i8 to ‘Affordable Compact Vehicles’

GKN Driveline says it’s adapting technology developed for the high-end Porsche 918 Spyder plug-in hybrid electric and BMW i8 luxury battery car to mass-market vehicles.

GKN’s Two-Speed eAxle for EVs

November 21, 2014 in Electric Drive, EVs, Hybrids, Technology by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

BMW Is Using It on the i8 Hybrid Electric, GKN Says

GKN is talking up the industry’s first two-speed eAxle for electric drive vehicles. The product has entered production on the BMW i8 plug-in hybrid electric sports car, the supplier says.

GKN Driveline for Mitsubishi PHEV

September 11, 2013 in Electric Drive by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Multi-Mode eTransmission Works with Twin Motors

The UK’s GKN Driveline is talking up its role on the new Mitsubishi Outlander four-wheel drive plug-in hybrid electric vehicle. The vehicle is the world’s first, GKN says, “with ability to charge on-the-go.”

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