News Release - HASCO Magna eDrives Hit the Market on Volkswagen MEB Platform
- Joint Venture in
Chinabegins high-volume serial production of integrated eDrive systems
- Global supplier for all secondary eDrives for Volkswagen’s MEB platform
- One of many eDrive products in Magna’s portfolio that cover power ranges up to 250 kW
HME is the global supplier of secondary eDrives for Volkswagen’s all-wheel drive MEB models with power greater than 185kW. The highly integrated eDrive system is specifically optimized for secondary eDrives for electrified vehicles. The system was designed using Magna’s fully integrated, modular and scalable building block approach, resulting in a cost-efficient and highly advanced product that meets the various demands for global application. It is one of many eDrive products in Magna’s portfolio that covers power ranges up to 250 kW for all vehicle types.
“We take a lot of pride in being the global supplier for all secondary eDrives for Volkswagen’s MEB platform and seeing the initial vehicles hit the market,” said
“This development is a testament to the successful cooperation between Magna and HASCO and represents an important milestone in our electrification strategy. As a leading eDrive systems supplier in
The system integrates an induction-type e-motor, an integrated single-speed gearbox, a high-voltage inverter and the corresponding software and controls. It also provides 80 kW of peak power to the front wheels and features best-in-class drag torque, which optimizes efficiency.
eDrive, HASCO Magna Electric Drive System (HME), e-mobility, electrification
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