New CHP motor provides 20% efficiency boost over current market best

Single-cylinder motor developed by ARPA-E consortium led by MAHLE Powertrain Downsped motor utilizes automotive industry’s latest pre-chamber ignition technology Helps combat inefficiencies of power generation and distribution   Tests have demonstrated that a residential combined heat and power (CHP) motor developed as an Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E) backed venture through the Generators…

New development process helps vehicle manufacturers meet stringent new RDE targets

MAHLE Powertrain’s holistic end-to-end approach accelerates vehicle manufacturers’ development programmes Aids powertrain configuration optimisation Development broken down into five key stages linked via vehicle simulation; increasing simplicity and precision, reducing time and costs Steady state and transient powertrain testing, four-wheel drive chassis dyno testing, and on-road RDE testing   MAHLE Powertrain has introduced a new…

Further powertrain efficiency improvements enabled by MAHLE’s acquisition of leading transmission design specialist

MAHLE Powertrain Ltd., a subsidiary of the Stuttgart-based MAHLE Group, expands its expertise in gear optimisation with ZG-Zahnräder und Getriebe GmbH Enhances integrated development of entire powertrain, optimising balance of performance, efficiency, packaging and NVH Perfect complement to MAHLE Powertrain’s dual powertrain strategy and builds unique competencies with the recently expanded £8.3m Real Driving Emissions…

New 48 volt battery technology boosts mild hybrid performance to help meet demanding new real-world emissions regulations

MAHLE Powertrain reveals new 48V prototype battery at Future Powertrain Conference Performance of mild hybrids set to increase through greater battery capability Attention to battery cooling and cell chemistry boosts recharge and discharge rates, allowing higher energy recovery and transient power   The new 48V battery design launched by MAHLE Powertrain at the Future Powertrain…

New Real Driving Emissions Centre wins global award in recognition of its ability to help vehicle manufacturers meet demanding new real-world emissions regulations

£8.3m MAHLE Powertrain facility offers automotive emissions testing and powertrain development resources in response to stringent new regulations End-to-end development process uses advanced integrated simulation and laboratory facilities to minimise on-road testing Altitude dyno test cell is the first of its kind in the UK, and is able to replicate any road under any conditions…