BY THE BEST INNOVATORS IN THE BUSINESS

RBW Electric Classic Cars is convinced that electromobility in its many different forms will be an essential component of future mobility. In order to shape safe, efficient, connected and comfortable mobility, RBW Electric Classic Cars has pooled expertise from all divisions of technology providers Continental Engineering Services in the fields of integration, energy optimization and drivetrain management to create the optimum classic car for the future.

BY THE BEST INNOVATORS IN THE BUSINESS

RBW Electric Classic Cars is convinced that electromobility in its many different forms will be an essential component of future mobility. In order to shape safe, efficient, connected and comfortable mobility, RBW Electric Classic Cars has pooled expertise from all divisions of technology providers Continental Engineering Services in the fields of integration, energy optimization and drivetrain management to create the optimum classic car for the future.

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Continental Engineering Services understood that RBW required a sports car experience, not just an electric car, a rear wheel drive vehicle that gave an engaging experience, was the challenge. Now, anyone who drives an RBW car will tell you Continental Engineering Services delivered, big time! How? “Continental Engineering Services” sits right in the middle of the Continental organisation affording RBW access to latest systems and technology, more, the ability to access proven product for our electric classic system, including the all-important direct drive Electric Reducer Motors.

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Continental Engineering Services understood that RBW required a sports car experience, not just an electric car, a rear wheel drive vehicle that gave an engaging experience, was the challenge. Now, anyone who drives an RBW car will tell you Continental Engineering Services delivered, big time! How? “Continental Engineering Services” sits right in the middle of the Continental organisation affording RBW access to latest systems and technology, more, the ability to access proven product for our electric classic system, including the all-important direct drive Electric Reducer Motors.

DESIGN, TEST AND PROTOTYPING
CONTINENTAL ENGINEERING

Upon presenting our initial concept and system to the Continental Engineering Services team they agreed with the principles of the design, which moved the concept forward to reality. To meet CES standards the software, battery supply and new high and low voltage wiring harnesses required a considerable amount of development to get it to where it is today,

WHO ARE CES

DESIGN, TEST AND PROTOTYPING
CONTINENTAL ENGINEERING

Upon presenting our initial concept and system to the Continental Engineering Services team they agreed with the principles of the design, which moved the concept forward to reality. To meet CES standards the software, battery supply and new high and low voltage wiring harnesses required a considerable amount of development to get it to where it is today,

WHO ARE CES


THE RBW PATENTED
REAR DRIVE TRAIN

One of the benefits of the RBW system “Patent p: 1906698.4” is weight distribution and space management – electric motor at the rear, batteries under the bonnet, near 50:50 weight distribution gives a fantastic drive, yet affords maximum battery volume to be housed in a “vehicle specific battery boxes” be that MG, Eytpe and others, with a new high voltage harness and low voltage harness designed by Continental Engineering Services we now have a proven quality ‘system’ that meets the latest standards and achieved the original desire of being a ‘world leader’ in building new and converting high value Classic Sports Cars. 


THE RBW PATENTED
REAR DRIVE TRAIN

One of the benefits of the RBW system “Patent p: 1906698.4” is weight distribution and space management – electric motor at the rear, batteries under the bonnet, near 50:50 weight distribution gives a fantastic drive, yet affords maximum battery volume to be housed in a “vehicle specific battery boxes” be that MG, Eytpe and others, with a new high voltage harness and low voltage harness designed by Continental Engineering Services we now have a proven quality ‘system’ that meets the latest standards and achieved the original desire of being a ‘world leader’ in building new and converting high value Classic Sports Cars. 

BATTERY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM INSTALLED,
TESTED AND MONITORED BY HYPERDRIVE.

Hyperdrive Innovation designs, develops and manufactures lithium-ion battery systems for powering off-highway and material handling vehicles as well as stationary and portable energy storage systems.  Customers include JCB, the world’s largest online grocery retailer, and a multinational power management company. Based in Sunderland, UK where it employs more than 40 people, it’s also home to HYVE, the UK’s largest independent battery pack manufacturing facility and holds key intellectual property which puts them at the forefront of technological advances.

SUPERIOR SAT NAV, AUDIO
AND VIDEO TECHNOLOGY


RBW Electric Classic Cars feature a Pioneer’s Flagship Wi-Fi® enabled high-end built-in navigation AV system with a large 7-inch 24 bit True Colour Capacitive Multi-touchscreen. Enjoy Apple CarPlay wireless, Android Auto, Waze, Bluetooth and DAB+ Digital Radio (Digital Radio Tick Mark approved). Dual USB, HDMI and Dual camera input is also included, as well as superior audio and video performance.

This AVIC unit brings a large motorised 7-inch 24 bit True Colour Capacitive WVGA multi-touchscreen into your dashboard featuring new, improved, easy to usegraphic user interface, designed around safe and smooth operation whilst driving. Personalise the settings to your taste, day or night. Pioneer’s AVIC-Z920DAB also features a HDMI input to mirror your smartphone, as well as SD Card input and Dual USB inputs. Lastly, to really get the best from the audio and visual performance, the AVIC-Z920DAB features gold plated RCA connectors for the highest audio quality possible.

ENCAPSULATED IN 
ICONIC BODYSHELLS

To ensure drivers comfortable driving and complete safety, rather than taking an old body shell with distressed and tired metal, RBW has partnered with British Motor Heritage to provide brand new body shells. The bodyshells are manufactured to the original specifications courtesy of the original tooling. 

With unparalleled knowledge, authentic production information and original drawings and patterns, British Motor Heritage body shells and panels are produced utilising traditional skills matched by the extensive use of modern materials, equipment and processes. 

SUPERIOR SAT NAV, AUDIO
AND VIDEO TECHNOLOGY


RBW Electric Classic Cars feature a Pioneer’s Flagship Wi-Fi® enabled high-end built-in navigation AV system with a large 7-inch 24 bit True Colour Capacitive Multi-touchscreen. Enjoy Apple CarPlay wireless, Android Auto, Waze, Bluetooth and DAB+ Digital Radio (Digital Radio Tick Mark approved). Dual USB, HDMI and Dual camera input is also included, as well as superior audio and video performance.

This AVIC unit brings a large motorised 7-inch 24 bit True Colour Capacitive WVGA multi-touchscreen into your dashboard featuring new, improved, easy to usegraphic user interface, designed around safe and smooth operation whilst driving. Personalise the settings to your taste, day or night. Pioneer’s AVIC-Z920DAB also features a HDMI input to mirror your smartphone, as well as SD Card input and Dual USB inputs. Lastly, to really get the best from the audio and visual performance, the AVIC-Z920DAB features gold plated RCA connectors for the highest audio quality possible.

ENCAPSULATED IN 
ICONIC BODYSHELLS

To ensure drivers comfortable driving and complete safety, rather than taking an old body shell with distressed and tired metal, RBW has partnered with British Motor Heritage to provide brand new body shells. The bodyshells are manufactured to the original specifications courtesy of the original tooling. 

With unparalleled knowledge, authentic production information and original drawings and patterns, British Motor Heritage body shells and panels are produced utilising traditional skills matched by the extensive use of modern materials, equipment and processes. 

A BESPOKE LUXURY FINISH

Prototrim specialise in trim development with more than 100 years combined knowledge and experience in a wide range of sectors spanning automotive, civil aviation, marine and other general product related markets. With the very highest levels of craftsmanship every finished interior is exquisite from the accuracy of the patterns to the quality of the stitch detail.

An RBW Electric Car is lovingly customised with a Prototrim interior – the possibilities are endless and the luxury finish is second to none.

A BESPOKE LUXURY FINISH

Prototrim specialise in trim development with more than 100 years combined knowledge and experience in a wide range of sectors spanning automotive, civil aviation, marine and other general product related markets. With the very highest levels of craftsmanship every finished interior is exquisite from the accuracy of the patterns to the quality of the stitch detail.

An RBW Electric Car is lovingly customised with a Prototrim interior – the possibilities are endless and the luxury finish is second to none.

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