A range of lightweight dc motors ideally suited to light vehicle applications with suitable gearing up to 500 kg laden weight.

There are two rated outputs which range between around 5kW to 7kW* and peak instantaneous short duration outputs between 16kW to 21kW*.

These motors can be used on heavier vehicles if more than one motor is installed.

These motors operate best and must only be used with a suitable controller - please see our controller section.

Weighs just 9 kg.

Many of these motors are fitted in industrial vehicles, gokarts, motorcycles and other small road going vehicles.

These motors are built to order. Please advise application when ordering.

These motors feature: 

High power to weight ratio

High efficiency

Simple electronic control

Interchangeable shaft

Integral commutator

Rugged construction

Speed roughly proportional to voltage

Please click the drawings and curves icons to see the outline dimensions drawing and impressive performance specifications for these motors.

*Manufacturers Figures at various duties **Approx

12V-48V 170mm 5kW/7kW light weight pancake PM motor

  • Product Code: M-PMPL170
  • Availability: Pre-Order
  • £2,154.00

  • Ex Tax: £1,795.00

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Tags: 12V, 48V, 170mm, 5.5kW, 7kW, lightweight, PM, motor