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Triumph TE-1 e-bike prototype completes testing, outcomes on July 12 | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

The Triumph TE-1 prototype’s motor produces 130kW or virtually 180hp, however weighs solely 10kg.

The Triumph TE-1 electrical bike prototype has accomplished its ultimate testing section, the model has mentioned. Triumph will reveal the outcomes of the testing on July 12, which is able to embody the TE-1’s motor efficiency, vary on a full cost and the time taken to prime up the battery. 

The TE-1 has been underneath growth for some time and Triumph has been releasing some details about its electrical bike on occasion. To start with, the Triumph TE-1’s battery is made by UK-based Williams Superior Engineering. The corporate had earlier mentioned that the efficiency from the battery exceeds another unit, by way of energy density. 

The powertrain for the ultimate prototype was developed by Integral Powertrain, and includes a scalable built-in inverter and mixed motor with silicon carbide switching expertise in addition to built-in cooling. The unit itself is compact, with the motor and inverter a part of one package deal. That, in flip, has helped cut back the mass and quantity of the drivetrain. The motor is claimed to develop 130kW or 180hp. Notably, it solely weighs 10kg which is considerably lighter than the burden of conventional inside combustion engines. 

Coming to design, Triumph had introduced that the TE-1 will borrow design cues from the Avenue Triple and Velocity Triple household. A have a look at the design sketches of the prototype reveals bits just like the headlights, tail-lights and the bodywork.

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