Heat of the moment | how do you keep e-racing powertrains cool?

High performance motors, inverters and batteries are becoming an integral part of modern racing powertrains. But, just like IC engines, they also emit heat which needs to be extracted effectively. in the heat of the moment and with these hugely complex systems and restrictive regulations, engineers working in the field of electric racing have been […]

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Cutting edge technology | the drive to develop next generation e-drive products

As supplier to some of the world’s most famous and iconic premium automotive and motorsport brands Integral Powertrain Ltd’s e-Drive division continues to work closely with clients to develop next generation products and to successfully push through their R&D programmes. In the lead up to this year’s Cenex LCV exhibition at Millbrook, UK (4/5 September), Andrew […]

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Lotus Evija | the world’s first pure electric British hypercar

Due to start production in 2020, the world’s first fully electric British hypercar, the all-new Lotus Evija, has been revealed to the world (July 16 2019). With unparalleled performance and a target power output of 2,000 PS, it sets new standards in terms of advanced EV engineering. Quite simply, the Lotus Evija is the most […]

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Integral Powertrain breaks ground on new Milton Keynes Technical Centre

The Mayor of Milton Keynes, Councillor Sam Crooks, officiated at the official ground breaking ceremony for Integral Powertrain Ltd’s new and purpose built Technical Centre. He was joined by representatives of Integral Powertrain’s executive management team, q2 Architects, Osbornes (Quantity Surveyors) and Warwick Burt Construction Ltd who will build the new facility. The new building […]

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Volkswagen ID.R sets new electric record on the Nürburgring

6:05.336 minutes – the Volkswagen ID.R has driven the fastest emission-free lap of all time on the most difficult race track in the world Volkswagen driver Romain Dumas beat the previous record by 40.564 seconds Following the records on Pikes Peak and in Goodwood, this is the third record for the ID.R Volkswagen has achieved […]

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Project Triumph TE-1 | Creating A UK Electric Motorcycle Capability

Triumph Motorcycles announces a unique collaboration with UK industry experts, academic leaders and Innovate UK, to develop specialist electric motorcycle technology and innovative integrated solutions. This two-year project, in partnership with Williams Advanced Engineering, Integral Powertrain Ltd, and WMG, at the University of Warwick, will provide significant input into [..]

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Double Victory at the Milton Keynes Business Achievement Awards

Integral Powertrain Ltd (IP) is delighted to have scooped a double victory at last night’s Milton Keynes Business Achievement Awards (MKBAA), winning the prestigious Business of the Year award, as well as being recognised for hard-work and dedication to Innovation and Technology. Held to recognise the achievements of Milton Keynes businesses within a variety of sizes […]

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Aston Martin Valkyrie – The Ultimate Hybrid Powertrain for the Ultimate Hypercar

Integral e-Drive, the electric drives division of Integral Powertrain Ltd, is pleased to announce its collaboration with Aston Martin as e-Drive technology partner for their latest hypercar – Valkyrie. Integral Powertrain joins Aston Martin’s world-class roster of technical partners for hypercar Ultimate road-going hypercar demands ultimate high-performance e-Drive technology  Aston Martin Valkyrie to be supplied […]

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MIA 2018 Technology and Innovation Award for record breaking e-Drive Technology

Integral Powertrain is proud to announce that its e-Drive division received the Motorsport Industry Association’s Technology and Innovation Award for 2018 at the MIA’s annual Gala and Networking Dinner held during the first day of Autosport International.The award was presented to Integral Powertrain Limited for the development of the integrated electric motors and inverters which powered [….]

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2018 Review – A landmark year for Integral Powertrain & Integral e-Drive

2018 has been a landmark year for Integral Powertrain. It has been 20 years since our current four Directors left Cosworth to set up their own business and a lot has changed; not just for them but the company and the industry.Electrification and autonomous vehicles have been dominating the automotive news for the past few years, and are set to gather speed as regulatory and industry challenges are confronted. [….]

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Five awards for VW I.D. R Pikes Peak electric race car……. so far

2018 has been a stellar year for electric motorsport where the technology has consolidated its dominance over the pervasive internal combustion engine. Power density, power delivery and longevity are key performance measures that have all moved in the right direction this year. The Volkswagen Motorsport I.D. R Pikes Peak electric race car The most public demonstration […]

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Emissions and Driveline Facility starts heavy construction phase

With the 4WD test bed removed and the lab stripped it’s now time for the heavy construction phase to begin within the Emissions & Driveline Test Facility. These works will prepare the site for the installation of the new Horiba Vulcan 4WD XtraCold Dyno which will take place alongside ongoing testing at the facility. Managing […]

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