BMW e JLR announce collaboration for next generation electrification technology
BMW Group and Jaguar Land Rover confirmed collaboration to develop next generation Electric Drive Units (EDUs).
The Groups will join forces in a move to support the advancement of electrification technologies, a central part of the automotive industry’s transition to an autonomous, connected, electric and shared future.
The agreement will enable both companies to take advantage of efficiencies arising from shared research and development and production planning as well as economies of scale from joint procurement across the supply chain.
A team of Jaguar Land Rover and BMW Group experts will engineer the EDUs with both partners developing the systems to deliver the specific characteristics required for their respective range of products.