Angus Lyon

Head of Powertrain Mahindra Racing UK Limited

Angus has over 20 years of experience within the automotive and motorsport industries.   Working in both Automotve and Motorsport, including championship winning F1 teams Brawn and Renault, Angus gained a strong and in-depth understanding of all areas of active vehicle systems from suspension to engine and transmissions.   More recently, Angus developed electric motors and EV systems including the world land speed record holding Drayson B12 EV race car.    In 2013, Angus setup Rockfort Engineering Ltd, a vehicle systems and safety consultancy specialising in EV/HEV technologies.  Through Rockfort, Angus is Head of Powertrain for the Mahindra Formula E team where he is responsible for the design of the Mahindra race car powertrain systems.

Conference Day One: 11th February 2020

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

9:00 AM Opening Expert Panel | Committing on Full Electric Vehicles – Future of Electric Motor

In a troubled 2020 where electric is the future and zero emission electric motors are truly underway
the industry needs to consider “green” thinking of consumers as it will play a major role for the
future car architectures. In this panel discussion you will be able to get insights on:
• Requirements for design and innovation that lead to key success
• Does sharing know-how through platforms work? Facilities and technical resources?
• Balance on achieving efficient electrical performance and acceleration

9:40 AM Electric Racing: How e-racing Can Help e-passenger Cars


• Electric motors and systems – how to reach the world electric land speed record
• Current opportunities
• Challenges ahead
• Future roadmap for e-racing cars

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Angus.

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