Corso Dottorato - Electric vehicle: problems of setting, style and packaging innovations
Electric vehicle: problems of setting, style and packaging innovations
14 Novembre 2018
Edificio 4, 1° piano. Aula DIME
via Claudio 21 - Napoli
Ing. Paolo Massai
The Lancia, Ferrari F1, Alfa Romeo, Engine & Vehicle Tech Dept. Visiting Lecturer for Vehicle Architectur, Aerodynamics & Chassis Design, Politecnico di Torino, Milano
The design of an electric vehicle must start from the battery, as it is the most critical component from the point of view of the volume, the most critical feature in a car. All the Requirements by world legislation, emissions, safety, dimension are not a problem for the electric car, except for the autonomy, given the difficult energy‐storage compared to petrol or diesel. While finally the smaller volume of the powertrain and transmission, will allow considerable opportunities to innovate the style and especially the packaging (ratio between external and interior dimensions), which currently represent the greatest desired by the new drivers. Some new Concept or Model by the most involved Car Maker will be explained..