Dana’s new e-Hub drive for heavy-duty autos

Dana, an Ohio-based firm that designs propulsion programs for heavy-duty autos, launched the Spicer Electrified with TM4 e-Hub Drive on the current Bauma building equipment commerce honest in China. The drive is designed for underground mining vehicles, giant wheel loaders and attain stackers. It options Spicer axles, Brevini planetary drive designs, TM4 electrical motors and Dana’s management know-how. The drive is within the pre-production and area testing stage, however the firm expects it to be out there for manufacturing by the top of this 12 months. Dana CTO Christophe Dominiak mentioned he expects the drive to match the arduous calls for of industrial quality autos. “The last word measure of hybrid and electrical applied sciences is their means to fulfill the rigorous efficiency expectations of off-highway autos on the work website. This e-Hub drive illustrates how quickly and successfully Dana has capitalized on our technique to provide hybrid and electrical propulsion options that carry out within the harshest work environments anyplace on this planet.”   Supply: Dana