Protean Electric Presents Production In-Wheel Motors at SAE World Congress

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Green Car Reports - April 16, 2013

Pro­tean Elec­tric debuted a pro­duc­tion ver­sion of its in-wheel motors at the 2013 Soci­ety of Auto­mo­tive Engi­neers World Con­gress. Pro­tean has been work­ing hard at per­fect­ing this design over the years for hybrid and all-electric appli­ca­tions. The com­pany has worked with automak­ers on test mod­els, includ­ing a Ford F-150 pickup, a Vaux­haul Vivaro cargo van, and a Chi­nese Trumpchi fam­ily sedan.