GLOBAL PRESENCE OF DRIVE SYSTEM EXPERTS FOR ALL REGIONS AND MARKETSGlobal presence With its experts for hybrid and electric vehicles, Bosch is globally present and always close to its customers – with offices in Europe, China, Japan and the US. Being close at hand allows for a close and flexible co-operation. Short distances save time and help reduce costs. Thanks to its local presence, Bosch is familiar with markets' specific requirements and caters to them with dedicated technology solutions."
COMPONENT NETWORKING FOR EFFICIENT PACKAGE SOLUTIONS
System and network competence Bosch offers comprehensive system competence for hybrid and electric drive systems and is aware of the technical requirements placed on the various drive components. Knowledgeable in transmission control, engine and battery management as well as brake systems, Bosch makes sure that all components involved interact perfectly. Systematic optimization of energy efficiency covers drive components, auxiliaries and thermal management."
AT OUR CUSTOMERS' SIDE FOR THE ENTIRE VEHICLE LIFECYCLE
Reliable partnership Bosch supports vehicle manufacturers in their activities throughout a vehicle's lifecycle as a reliable partner – from designing new vehicle concepts to development, large-scale production and service. In all this, Bosch offers both customer-specific solutions and standard components. In co-operation with the manufacturers, Bosch works to define future product and system generations."
DRIVE SYSTEMS FOR EVERYTHING, EVERYTHING FOR DRIVE SYSTEMS
Comprehensive portfolio and know-how in terms of vehicles, infrastructure and services Bosch offers a broad portfolio for hybrid and electric vehicles. It includes power electronics, electric machines, batteries and regenerative brake systems. Modular systems and components allow for flexible design solutions for any application. Manufacturers benefit from more than 40 years of Bosch experience in hybrid drive development."
ENSURING QUALITY AND RELIABILITY
Quality and reliability Bosch technology is an important contribution to establishing high-quality vehicles with electrified drive systems on the market. Bosch systems offer durability and longevity. The secret of high-quality systems is years of experience: Bosch has produced approximately 400 million Motronic electronic control units to date."
CONTINUOUS DEVELOPMENT SERVICES FOR USE IN LARGE-SCALE PRODUCTION
Powerful innovation and speed Bosch implements technical innovations in large-scale production. Dedication to research and development is an important contribution to equipping vehicles with innovative technology: in 2010, the first production parallel hybrid vehicle was launched with an electric drive system by Bosch. In 2011, the world's first axle-split hybrid system entered production. Today, Bosch is involved in more than 30 large-scale production projects involving core components such as electric motors, power electronics and battery technology."