Barcelona- May 6, 2021 – QEV Technologies, engineering firm specialized in electric mobility for motorsports, hyperlux and commercial vehicles announces it has associated with Geotab, a world leading company in IoT and connected mobility for the supply of their telematics needs. QEV Technologies has vast experience in motorsports, and their main purpose is to carry over the technology and knowledge developed from the track and apply it to the road in the form of hyperlux and commercial vehicles. The alliance between QEV Technologies and Geotab will offer their clients the latest technology in fleet management, telematics and connectivity offered by Geotab, while adding the experience in data analysis and vehicle management they gain daily from the racetracks.
QEVTech Bus is the branch within QEV Technologies which offers solutions for urban mobility worldwide. Their products range from electric kits, which can be used for conversions, up to different-sized rolling chassis and finished vehicles for various applications. In 2017 QEVTech Bus obtained funding from the European Investment Bank driven by their conversion kit, the astrokit; in 2019 QEVTech Bus presented in Manila (Philippines) the COMET, a full-electric city bus with capacity for 30 passengers and currently consisting of a fleet of over 20 buses; and in 2020 they did the same in Perú with the E-TITÁN, a 12m city bus which is in service today.
“With Geotab, we are helping to ensure that our customer’s fleets and electric platforms are equipped with the latest and most advanced technology in tracking and telematics that the market can offer for electric vehicles. Geotab allows us to offer our clients customized vehicle monitoring and care of our platforms from abroad by our experienced data analysts,” explains Ismael Fernández, Chief Technical Officer at QEVTech Bus. “Our presence in Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa are easily handled by the team in Spain with the help of Geotab, allowing for detailed insights into battery and vehicle use,” he concludes.
Geotab, a global leader in IoT and connected transportation, provides open platform fleet management solutions to businesses of all sizes around the globe. Geotab’s intuitive, full-featured solutions help QEV Technologies’ clients better manage their drivers and vehicles by extracting accurate and actionable intelligence from real-time and historical trips data. Processing over 40 billion data points per day from over 2.2 connected vehicles around the world, Geotab delivers critical business intelligence to enable companies to make data-driven decisions relating to safety, productivity, efficiency, electrification and more.
“We are excited to partner with forward-thinking and like-minded OEMs like QEV Technologies to help support businesses and their fleets in achieving their electrification goals,” said Christoph Ludewig, Vice President OEM, Europe at Geotab. “We believe that collaboration is the key in building a more sustainable world and we look forward to supporting QEV and its customers in their efforts to pave a greener path forward both today and into the future.”
Together with Geotab, QEV Technologies strives to become a leader in energy transition and sustainability, the top principles for which QEV Technologies was created.
Geotab is advancing security, connecting commercial vehicles to the internet and providing web based analytics to help customers better manage their fleets. Geotab’s open platform and Marketplace, offering hundreds of third-party solution options, allows both small and large businesses to automate operations by integrating vehicle data with their other data assets. As an IoT hub, the in-vehicle device provides additional functionality through IOX Add-Ons. Processing billions of data points a day, Geotab leverages data analytics and machine learning to help customers improve productivity, optimize fleets through the reduction of fuel consumption, enhance driver safety, and achieve strong compliance to regulatory changes. Geotab’s products are represented and sold worldwide through Authorized Geotab Resellers. To learn more, please visit www.geotab.com and follow us @GEOTAB and on LinkedIn.
About QEV Technologies
QEV Technologies is a global electromobility and automotive technology company based in Barcelona (Spain), but providing services all around the world. It is made up of professionals from different disciplines from the world of motorsports and the automotive industry with extensive experience. Some of the company’s usual services are providing technical support to competition teams or automobile brands, being pioneers in the use and development of cutting edge technology. To learn more, please visit www.qevtech.com and follow us on Facebook (@QEVTech), Twitter (@QEV_Tech), Instagram (qev_tech) and on LinkedIn.