Now series-ready: The new BENTELER Electric Drive System 2.0

Shanghai/Paderborn, April 17, 2019. BENTELER is presenting its new Electric Drive System 2.0 at the Shanghai Auto Show. This platform solution for electric vehicles is now series-ready. It has evolved from the first rolling chassis prototype which had its world premiere in Shanghai in 2017. The BENTELER Electric Drive System 2.0 is a showcase for the company’s entire engineering and metal-processing competence: from components and modules for chassis, body-in-white and engine & exhaust applications to modular e-mobility system solutions.

A proven, adjustable and scalable design
The BENTELER Electric Drive System 2.0 has a proven design. This means that the BENTELER Electric Drive System 2.0 is now ready for immediate implementation for our customers. Because it now includes tested and validated crash management and tuned axle systems for high driving comfort and handling. All interfaces to the car body are optimally defined. BENTELER is offering entire system engineering and program management from concept to start of production (SOP). The company supports its customers in contracted manufacturing or with a license for in-house production. The industrialization concept is designed for cost-efficient production.