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Swindon Powertrain launches “crate” electric motor

1 month ago   |   By Auto Express

Swindon Powertrain, the British engineering firm responsible for the all-electric Swind-e Classic Mini , has launched its compact “crate” electric motor in the UK. Prices start from £6,400 excluding VAT, with first deliveries expected to arrive in August 2020.
Swindon Powertrain claims its drop-in electric motor package is powerful enough to replace the combustion engine in most commercial vehicles, saloons and sports cars. Due to its dinky dimensions and transverse orientation, the company also says the motor will find particular use in classic car conversion projects.
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Swindon Powertrain launches compact ‘crate' electric motor

Swindon Powertrain launches compact ‘crate' electric motor

1 month ago   |   By Autocar

Ultra-compact unit is designed as a cost-effective electrification option for low-volume manufacturers, available to order for £6,409 plus VAT
Swindon Powertrain has launched its 'crate' electric motor designed for low volume EV conversions, first announced last year.
Available to order now from £6,400 plus VAT, the price includes the 80kW motor itself alongside the transmission and differential. Options for cooling, inverters and even a limited slip differential are available.
Swindon Powertrain has perfected the formula when moving from concept form to production. It's actually smaller...
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