Statement of the chair of the Symposium

To manage diversity and complexity in tailor-drivetrains for demanding customers, modularity is key!

Prof. Dr Ferit Küçükay
Director of the Institute of Automotive Engineering
Technical University of Braunschweig

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Abstract: Trans:Mission Performance – the All-News 8DCL900 High-End Dual Clutch Transmission by Magna

While the segment of super sports cars may be a small one, the development of transmissions for them holds great potentials for outstanding and innovative solutions. In cooperation with Ferrari, Magna Transmission Systems has developed the new 8-speed 8DCL900 dual-clutch transmission for a new generation of high-performance engines.Continue reading

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Abstract: Path to plug in e-propulsion with balanced, scalable and sustainable products

How we propel our current and future vehicles is going through evolutionary and in some cases revolutionary transformations. Due to stringent efficiency and emission regulations in addition to the shift to gasoline and growth of SUVs worldwide, hybrids are finally coming to market at very high penetration rates. Although most of the OEMs see the future in full BEVs, in order the meet the short/mid-term regulatory requirements, hybrids are becoming the mainstream solution in the next decade. Continue reading

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Abstract: Sports car powertrains of the future

Electrification, digitalisation, connectivity – those are the three big future trends that are radically changing mobility. But what exactly does this mean for the automotive industry? And specifically for a sports car manufacturer such as Porsche? With which drive concepts can the appeal of a sports car be carried forwards into the age of electromobility?Continue reading

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