Integrated electrification solutions

The mobility industry is rapidly transforming from conventional powertrain systems to hybrid and electric powertrain systems. With years of experience in electric vehicle architecture and design, KPIT has developed a suite of engineering solutions that help customers develop technologically advanced electric vehicles that are both safe and reliable.

KPIT has developed a comprehensive process for electric vehicle design and development which includes various technical and operational considerations as shown below:

Changing Customer Demand/Economic Forces

Vehicle Parameters

  • Vehicle Load Condition
  • Vehicle Dimension
  • Prime Mover
  • Auxiliary System

Operational Factors

  • Driving Cycle
  • Driving Pattern
  • Driving Condition
  • Drive Assistance

Regulatory Factors/Competitive
Forces

System Specifications

  • Power & Torque
  • Safety
  • Testing & Homologation

Targets

  • Range
  • Gradeability
  • Max Speed
  • Acceleration
  • Charging Time

Social Factors

Environmental & Traffic Condition

  • Temperature
  • Road Condition
  • Road Friction
  • Altitude
  • Traffic
  • Road Friction

Technological Change

Electric Bus Technologies

  • Body Type
  • E-Powertrain Controls
  • Battery Cell Properties
  • Charging System
  • Vehicle Control Unit
  • Electrical Distribution System
  • Testing & Homologation