Deutz bolts hybrid and electric drivelines to its engines

Deutz hybrid drive

By using an E-Deutz diesel engine and driveline to power a generator and store energy in a battery pack, the Manitou telehandler above can down-size from a 3.6 litre/74.5kW engine to a 2.2 litre/54kW engine and tap 20kW from the batteries and generator to make up the difference. In the past, an engine manufacturer’s responsibility […]