The electric driveline leader

The electric driveline leader

The electric driveline leader
The GKN ePowertrain integrated co-axial eAxle on the XC90 meets strict packaging and performance requirements

GKN ePowertrain pioneered the development of high-performance electric driveline systems. With more than 750,000 electric axle drives produced to date, GKN’s experience is unmatched.

As a full system integration partner, GKN ePowertrain technology helps automakers rewrite the rules on electric propulsion and performance. The company’s all-wheel drive expertise enables its development teams to deliver compelling electric AWD and pure electric driving experiences.

Lighter, more compact, higher torque and with more functionalities built in, our electric driveline technologies offer the most effective way to electrify vehicles.

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Why GKN ePowertrain

GKN ePowertrain has put more electric driveline technologies on the road than any other supplier. 

Automakers choose GKN ePowertrain because it delivers. GKN ePowertrain systems feature on groundbreaking vehicles such as the BMW i8, Porsche 918 Spyder, Mitsubishi Outlander and Volvo XC90.

Electric driveline solutions

Proven Technologies

Electric driveline systems present unique development challenges.

GKN ePowertrain’s technologies and systems integration expertise produce vehicles with exceptional driving experiences. Engineers work closely with customers to ensure they get the performance they demand from their electric drivelines.

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Systems Integration

GKN ePowertrain’s software development capability and its deep mechanical systems knowledge define the way a vehicle drives and optimises complete vehicle performance. 

GKN ePowertrain helps create vehicles that are aligned to a brand’s DNA. Its systems make hundreds of decisions every second to understand driver intent and distribute the torque to achieve the best possible driving experience.

GKN ePowertrain’s software engineering

Software expertise

Automakers developing electric and hybrid vehicles around the globe need a driveline partner that can deliver locally.

GKN ePowertrain has the global engineering and manufacturing capability to deliver electric driveline programmes wherever they are required, sharing knowledge and resource from across the company to deliver the right solutions.

Global network

Global capability

Electric driveline solutions

Electric driveline solutions

GKN ePowertrain offers a comprehensive range of electric driveline technologies and systems. 

From full electric vehicles to plug-in hybrids, GKN ePowertrain’s electric axles and transmissions help deliver the power from the electric motor to the road in the most efficient and effective way possible. 

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