BorgWarner unveils new onboard battery charger

Automotive parts supplier BorgWarner has released a silicon carbide onboard battery charger that is compatible with 400, 600 and 800 V systems. It accepts AC inputs with 7.4 kW, 11 kW, and 22 kW power ratings. Optional DC-to-DC converter rating integration from 2.3 kW to 3.6 kW is available.

“Our technical center is dedicated to designing onboard battery chargers that are uncompromisingly suitable for the global electric and hybrid vehicle markets,” said BorgWarner President Joel Wiegert. “Our latest offering with its silicon carbide technology provides maximum power conversion efficiency, thus saving energy and delivering an extended range.”

Source: BorgWarner

  • jstack6

    what cars can it be retrofitted too? My 2016 SPARK EV would love one of them.

  • oscar jager

    What would be the loss at 7,4 and 22 KW charging?

  • Stephen Bieda

    I wonder what the physical dimensions are of this unit.