Westfield – ADAPT

Intelligent hybrid powertrains for an autonomous future

Project Highlights
  • Developing an intelligent hybrid powertrain
  • Technology designed to be utilised in niche vehicle markets
  • The system is being tested in autonomous pods, with working prototypes already developed
  • £7.8 million total project value, receiving £3.9 million funding through the APC
  • Project Consortium 
  • Westfield Sportscars Ltd (lead partner)
  • Advanced Innovative Engineering (UK) Ltd
  • Saietta Group Ltd
  • General Engine Management Services Ltd
  • University of Bath
  • Strengthening the supply chain

    This project will work to develop skills in this sector, strengthening the UK supply chain and assisting SMEs to move in to new markets. This project has allowed Westfield Sportscar LTD to branch out their business, moving into producing autonomous pods which can be used in a range of situations, from airports to the Lake District.

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