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Electrification Programmes

Williams Advanced Engineering has created very high performance batteries in the Formula E programme, at the cutting edge of battery performance and management. Formula E is a test bed for electrification and new technologies that is now being transferred into prototype vehicles and road cars in award-winning projects.
AIRBUS
AIRBUS

Williams Advanced Engineering and Airbus signed a Memorandum of Understanding in late 2017 to work together to bring Formula One and Formula E-inspired technology and innovation to aerospace. The project will focus on the ways in which ... Read more

Anglo American
Anglo American

Global mining company, Anglo American, engaged Williams Advanced Engineering to develop its new Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle: an ultra-class electrically powered mining haul truck, which is set to be the world’s largest hydrogen powered mine truck. Read more

ASTON MARTIN
ASTON MARTIN

Prestigious luxury car maker Aston Martin will launch its first-ever all-electric car in 2019, the Rapide E - based upon the Rapide AMR concept. Limited to a run of 155 models, this high performance zero emission machine will deliver four-door ... Read more

BROMPTON ELECTRIC
BROMPTON ELECTRIC

Having brought innovation to four and even six-wheeled racers over 40 years in motorsport, Williams has now lent its technology to two wheels. Brompton, manufacturer of the iconic folding bike, engaged Williams Advanced Engineering in 2017 to Read more

ELECTRIC MOTORSPORT
ELECTRIC MOTORSPORT

Williams Advanced Engineering was a foundation technical partner for Formula E and the company's batteries powered the first four seasons of racing at a better than 99.5% on-track reliability rate. The company continues its work in Formula E ... Read more

FORMULA E BATTERIES
FORMULA E BATTERIES

Williams Advanced Engineering was the sole supplier of the battery system for the entire Formula E grid since the fully-electric FIA racing series began in 2014 to the end of season 4 in 2018. The company's battery expertise originated from ... Read more

FW-EVX
FW-EVX

The FW-EVX is the result of Williams Advanced Engineering applying its in-house motorsports knowledge in electrification, thermodynamics, aerodynamics and lightweight materials to the electric car platform of tomorrow. Featuring a host of ... Read more

HYPERBAT LIMITED
HYPERBAT LIMITED

Hyperbat Limited is a Williams Advanced Engineering and Unipart Manufacturing Group joint venture to create the UK's largest independent vehicle battery manufacturer. Launched in September 2018 the company's factory is in Coventry, creating ... Read more

JAGUAR C-X75
JAGUAR C-X75

Williams Advanced Engineering partnered with Jaguar to create the revolutionary C-X75, a hybrid supercar that was developed and launched in just 18 months. The challenge set for the project was monumental: the vehicle had to achieve the ... Read more

JAGUAR VECTOR RACING V20E
JAGUAR VECTOR RACING V20E

Williams Advanced Engineering supported a new maritime world record by Jaguar Vector Racing, using its award-winning knowledge of electrification gained from the highly competitive world of Formula E. Designed and constructed by Jaguar Vector Read more

LOTUS
LOTUS

In January 2019 renowned British engineering companies Williams Advanced Engineering and Lotus announced plans to collaborate on advanced propulsion technologies. The combined capabilities of both companies will lead to high performance ... Read more

MULTI CHEM
MULTI CHEM

Williams Advanced Engineering’s Adaptive Multi-Chem technology brings together the company’s knowledge from a wide variety of projects, including four seasons as the sole battery supplier to FIA Formula E and multiple cutting edge vehicle ... Read more

NETFFICIENT
NETFFICIENT

Williams Advanced Engineering works with European consortium, NETfficient, to design, develop, integrate and validate stationary energy storage in buildings on the island of Borkum, Germany. With an increased demand for smart energy storage ... Read more

TRIUMPH TE-1
TRIUMPH TE-1

In May 2019 a group of organisations across Government, industry and academia announced a collaboration seeking to create electric motorcycle capabilities in the UK. Supported by funding from the UK government’s Department for Business, ... Read more