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Israeli startup REE reinvented the wheel for Future Vehicle

The first prototype of the Israeli Future Vehicle REE will be presented at the International Automotive Exhibition (IAA) next week in Frankfurt.

The Israeli startup REE will present the new prototype for future vehicles at the International Automotive Exhibition   (IAA) next week in Frankfurt.

REE incorporate revolutionary technology and developed a new space-saving architecture in the design, and manufacture of electric vehicles.

REE emerged from stealth mode last month to unveiling its flat and modular chassis, which integrates all of the components usually found under the car hood into the wheels.

The company co-founded by entrepreneurs Daniel Barel and Avishay Sardes, who previously founded SoftWheel, a wheelchair suspension start-up.

SoftWheel

Israel’s SoftWheel, which develops next generation of wheels for the automotive industry, raised $25 million in a third financing round. The investment by and collaboration with Musashi Seimitsu, Japan-based More…

The Army Veterans Association signed a deal to purchase wheels for wheelchairs from SoftWheel.  The Israel-based startup will initially supply 2,000 wheels for $ 4.5 million. Softwheel has reinvented the wheel. More…

Israeli technology: SoftWheel reinvents the wheel to vanquish flat tires forever

SoftWheel, the Israeli compa ny that literally reinvented the wheel by replacing the traditional spoke-and-rim hub with an innovative automatic suspension system, is entering the automotive sector,  More…

Considering all of the technological advances made in bicycles,  cars and trains ; the humble wheelchair hasn’t advanced very much since the first one was invented More…

In the new REE, all-wheel drive, which in a standard vehicle is under the hood, has been incorporated into the wheels of the vehicle: the motor, steering, suspension, drivetrain, sensors, brakes, thermal systems, and electronics.  The result is that the REE’s vehicle is creating a flat platform. It is more efficient and has a wider range than any other vehicle while allowing more efficient cargo or passenger transport.

Leading international carmakers including Mitsubishi Corporation, Musashi Seimitsu Industry, Tenneco, American Axle, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, and NSK are already collaborating with REE.

The first prototype of the Israeli Future Vehicle will be presented at the exhibition, which will be held on September 10-22 in Frankfurt, together with the company Musashi, one of the world’s leading car parts manufacturers owned by Honda.

 

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