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ON SEMICONDUCTOR ENTERS SUPPLIER RELATIONSHIP AGREEMENT WITH MERCEDES

Summary

According to David Somo, Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy, Marketing and Solutions Engineering, ON Semiconductor, the partnership will highlight the company’s complete range of power semiconductors and modules that support.

U.S. semiconductor manufacturer, ON Semiconductor has recently announced an official supplier relationship with Mercedes EQ Formula E team and Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport. As per sources familiar with the matter, the deal will extend the company’s automotive power solutions leadership in the highly competitive world stages of Formula One and Formula E.

Building on the company’s technology, already used in the energy recovery pack that controls injection and ignition drivers of the Mercedes-AMG’s Petronas Motorsport race car, ON Semiconductor will apparently collaborate with the Mercedes EQ Formula E Team in building next-gen electric powertrain innovations for delivering cutting-edge performance and efficiency in race cars.