BorgWarner will be providing a new, high-voltage silicon carbide (SiC) inverter to a large German automaker for implementation in its next-generation electric vehicles. The BorgWarner 800V SiC inverter with proprietary power switches provides a more compact and efficient power module, resulting in higher electric vehicle range and enhanced driving performance.
“We are pleased to have won yet another SiC inverter contract and are proud to enter the next stage of a long-standing cooperation with this manufacturer,” said Dr. Stefan Demmerle, President and General Manager, BorgWarner PowerDrive Systems. “Our SiC inverter, with its new state of the art power module, can be a game changer for automakers since the new technology offers enhanced power density, proven performance, and long-term reliability.”
Source : BorgWarner to provide new silicon carbide inverter for German OEM’s electric vehicles | Automotive World