GKN develops electromagnetic all-wheel drive coupling for winter conditions  [ UK ]

GKN Plc is developing a new intelligent electromagnetic all-wheel drive (AWD) coupling for SUVs and crossovers that will help make future AWD vehicles even more responsive and controllable on low-grip surfaces in low temperatures. The fourth generation of GKN's Electro-Magnetic Control Device (EMCD) can generate 90% of the target torque in less than 100 milliseconds when slip reaches just 3 rev...
<Oct 25, 2016>