Integral Powertrain named as e-Drive technical partner to Penske Autosport

Integral Powertrain Ltd (IP), manufacturers of world-class, record-breaking electric motors and inverters, announced today that they have entered into a technical partnership with manufacturer PENSKE AUTOSPORT for season 6 of the ABB FIA championship. Integral Powertrain Ltd’s e-Drive division worked with PENSKE AUTOSPORT to support the development of the Team’s custom high-performance electric powertrain. The […]

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Powered by design | Designing inverters for electric vehicle applications

The design of an inverter for an electric vehicle depends very much on the application. Full electric, hybrid, commercial, bus and truck and electric motorsport all have different design trade-offs. Having been involved with the EV sector; in particular automotive and e-Sport for over 10 years, Integral Powertrain Ltd’s e-Drive division is well-positioned to deliver […]

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The need for e-Speed | Delivering highly efficient and reliable systems & components

As the popularity of racing electric and hybrid vehicles increases, so too does the need for highly efficient and reliable systems and components. Having been involved with the motorsport sector; in particular e-Sport for the past five years, Integral Powertrain Ltd’s e-Drive division is well-positioned to deliver high-performance electrification components; both e-Motors and motor controllers. […]

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Pikes Peak, Goodwood twice, Nordschleife and Tianmen | A fifth record for the VW ID R

Volkswagen ID.R holds records on Pikes Peak, Tianmen, at Goodwood and on the Nürburgring-Nordschleife The ID.R project as a 56-page booklet for media Spectacular impressions: The fascinating record drive on Tianmen on video The Volkswagen ID.R has set the fifth sensational record of its short career. With a story which started on the 24th June […]

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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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Faster than Formula 1 | New record for the Volkswagen ID.R at Goodwood

Volkswagen ID.R once again makes motorsport history with a new record in Goodwood First electric race car to hold the all-time record at the ‘Festival of Speed’ Romain Dumas (F) breaks long-standing Formula 1 record by 1.7 seconds The first electric race car to beat Formula 1: The Volkswagen ID.R has made motorsport history again […]

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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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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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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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Integral Powertrain add Motorsport Technology of the Year award to Dewar Trophy

Integral Powertrain is proud to announce that its e-Drive division has received the Professional Motorsport WORLD EXPO’s Motorsport Technology of the Year award on Wednesday 7th November 2018. The presentation was made in front of an international audience of Motorsport’s elite in Cologne. Review 2018 event – EXPO highlights video Background to the award The […]

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Royal Automobile Club Awards 2018 Dewar Trophy to Integral Powertrain

Integral Powertrain is proud to announce that its e-Drive division was awarded the Royal Automobile Club’s coveted Dewar Trophy on Wednesday 31 October 2018 at the Pall Mall clubhouse. The prestigious award honours the most outstanding technical achievement and innovation in the British automotive industry. The 2018 Dewar Trophy was awarded to Integral Powertrain Limited […]

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Another World First at the Goodwood Festival of Speed for electric cars

Times are most definitely changing for the all-electric car Integral Powertrain’s e-Drive division are extremely proud to once again support the dual motors and inverters that played their part in producing such an amazing spectacle at the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed. Increasingly the result of combining leading technology with a top draw driver (Romain Dumas) and […]

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