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UNFI deploys electric trucks and trailers in California

UNFI deployed two electric semis and five electric refrigerated trailers.

Hofer Powertrain releases ULTeBEAM eAxle

The ULTeBEAM eAxle facilitates ICE-to-electric conversion.

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ZF unveils AxTrax 2 e-powertrain for commercial vehicles

AxTrax 2 is designed to replace the engine, transmission, drive shaft, differential and conventional axle.

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Bosch reveals new electrification, fuel cell solutions

At the 2022 North American International Auto Show (aka Detroit Auto Show), Bosch presented a number of solutions to support customers in electrification. A key part of the Bosch electrification portfolio is the eAxle. The eAxle city is a compact, light, and efficient drive solution where the electric motor, inverter and transmission are combined in one system

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Volvo Trucks unveils new fully electric axle for extended range

Volvo Trucks has revealed a completely new, fully electric rear axle. Freeing up space for more batteries, the company says the new e-axle means even longer range for Volvo’s battery electric trucks. The new e-axle, presented at the IAA fair in Hannover, Germany, allows even more batteries on the truck by integrating the electric motors

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Amsted Automotive brings eAxle disconnect technology to EVs

Amsted Automotive Group has developed a Dynamic Controllable Clutch (DCC), an electro-mechanical eAxle disconnect system, which addresses the need for new torque-management solutions for EVs, providing seamless shifting technology and performance, while significantly extending the battery range, the company says. Amsted Automotive adapted the technology for EVs, since traditional clutches are not conducive to the

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Allison Transmission completes eAxle assembly line installation

This production line integrates automated assembly features and will manufacture Allison’s eGen Power series of fully integrated electric axles.

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Toyota invests $240M in hybrid transaxle production

Advancing its production of EV components like hybrid transaxles in West Virginia will help Toyota achieve its goals for carbon neutrality.

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Dana expands commercial e-powertrain offerings with new eAxles

Dana’s Spicer Electrified Zero-8 e-Axles are built for Class 7 and 8 trucks, and its Spicer Electrified Zero-6 e-Axles are built for the launch of the Freightliner all-electric MT50e medium-duty last-mile delivery vehicle.

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Dana, Switch Mobility partner on commercial EVs

Dana will become a preferred supplier of electric drivetrain components for Switch Mobility’s e-bus and EV commercial vehicle.

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Report: Average electric truck, bus powertrain revenue to soar

Interact Analysis says even as the price for a given product for a given vehicle is forecasted to decrease rapidly due to tough price erosion, the changes in the underlying mix of powertrains and vehicle types will continue to offer strong business for vendors.

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