One of the UK’s largest commercial battery cell manufacturers AMTE Power has signed a memorandum of understanding with MAHLE Powertrain. The non-binding MoU lays the foundation for the supply of AMTE’s Ultra High Power cells to support the development of next generation electric vehicles.MAHLE Powertrain is well-known as a leading engineering services provider, working with major vehicle OEMs and prestige car manufacturers to design, test and develop electrified powertrain systems and hybrid vehicle engines. This partnership will facilitate testing of AMTE Power’s UHP cells in MAHLE Powertrain’s recently opened Battery Development Centre in Northampton. This will allow MPT to develop powertrain concepts for the next era of high-performance electric cars and help address the automotive industry bottleneck in battery testing.AMTE Power’s differentiated cells are specifically designed to solve key challenges for high-performance electric vehicles, balancing power, weight and safety needs. The Group’s lithium ion UHP cell provides rapid charging and discharging times. All of AMTE Power’s cells are made in the UK, guaranteeing security of supply and helping MPT’s EV customers comply with emerging rules of origin legislation.