Nidec’s e-axle provided to Geely’s Zeekr model
Nidec Company has introduced that Ni200Ex, the corporate’s 200kW, e-axle traction motor system, is fitted to the ZEEKR 001, an electrical automobile simply launched by Geely Car Group, below its premium model, “Zeekr.”
Developed based mostly on the SEA (Sustainable Expertise Structure), which is the EV platform created by Geely Car Group’s ZEEKR Clever Expertise, ZEEKR 001 is described as a premium EV of the capturing brake phase (4,970mm in size x 1,999mm in width x 1,560mm in top).
The shopper can select both a single-motor or a dual-motor sort (with a motor put in within the automobile’s entrance and the rear, respectively). Within the latter’s case, the utmost output is 400kW, with a most torque of 768Nm, a 0-100km/h dash of three.8 seconds, and a most velocity of 200km/h. With an 86kWh or a 100kWh battery put in, ZEEKR 001 can journey as much as 712km (on the NEDC mode), whereas its battery can accommodate speedy charging of as much as 360kW. The automobile can journey 120km after a five-minute battery charging.
The sale of this automobile in China is slated for 2021, whereas its international sale is ready to begin in 2022.
Ni200Ex, Nidec’s E-Axle to be put in in ZEEKR 001, is the third mannequin within the Firm’s E-Axle collection, and the automobile is the primary one to undertake the traction motor system. Although the corporate, based mostly on its E-Axle lineup plan, was initially planning to begin mass-producing Ni200Ex in 2023, it accelerated the plan considerably in time for ZEEKR 001’s market launch, to provoke the mass manufacturing in August of 2021.
Created out of Ni150Ex’s fundamental construction, Ni200Ex is described by Nidec as a compact unit that adopts a lightweight, skinny, brief, and small motor’s construction that’s based mostly on the magnetic circuit design-derived knowhow and distinctive motor oil-cooling construction. They’re each cultivated within the improvement of small precision motors. Additionally, with an optimized design that employs second-generation inverters and different elements, Ni200Ex contributes considerably to enhancing ZEEKR 001’s energy, electrical energy consumption, and noise & vibration performances, and decreasing the automobile’s weight, Nidec says.