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Hyundai Settles on Transmission for the 2022 WRC Hybrid Racer
Hyundai Settles on Transmission for the 2022 WRC Hybrid Racer

15 Apr 2021, 11:26 UTC / Hyundai will use a Ricardo-made transmission for the next hybrid car it plans to race in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) next year

 
Ricardo 2019 Ford Ranger Army Truck Has Bulletproof Glass, Underbody Armoring
Ricardo 2019 Ford Ranger Army Truck Has Bulletproof Glass, Underbody Armoring

9 Oct 2019, 19:20 UTC / The 2019 Ford Ranger looks rather well in NATO IRR paintwork, complete with C4i integration and a ring-mounted weapon system

 
Ricardo Completes Development of 48V Hybrid System, Can Cut CO2 By 15%
Ricardo Completes Development of 48V Hybrid System, Can Cut CO2 By 15%

1 Jul 2016, 14:54 UTC / The Brits at Ricardo have developed a 48 Volt hybrid system which can be fitted to both diesel or gasoline engines, and provides a CO2 reduction of 15%

 
Green Cars, More Pollutant to Build Than Own
Green Cars, More Pollutant to Build Than Own

9 Jun 2011, 05:40 UTC / There has been a lot of debate in the past two years or so over how green green cars really are. Obviously less harmful to the environment once on the road than regular cars, electrics and hybrids s...

 
Ricardo Partners With Lifan China to Develop New Downsized Engines
Ricardo Partners With Lifan China to Develop New Downsized Engines

31 May 2011, 11:54 UTC / Considered to be an efficient method for reducing emissions and improving fuel efficiency, engine downsizing is becoming the little black dress in any automaker’s closet. So is the case with C...

 
Volvo Cuts CO2 Emissions Assisted by Ricardo
Volvo Cuts CO2 Emissions Assisted by Ricardo

11 Apr 2011, 11:13 UTC / Ricardo, an independent solutions provider for the automotive industry, recently announced that it has collaborated with Volvo for the tech development of the S60 and V60 DRIVe models. The vehicl...

 
Jaguar Land Rover Selects Ricardo as Strategic Supplier
Jaguar Land Rover Selects Ricardo as Strategic Supplier

5 Apr 2011, 09:22 UTC / British automaker Jaguar Land Rover has chosen Ricardo to support its plans of developing new models and volume growth. The company says the decision was made due to an intensive period of product d...

 
Piaggio and Ricardo to Develop New Diesel Engines for LCVs
Piaggio and Ricardo to Develop New Diesel Engines for LCVs

6 Dec 2010, 11:49 UTC / Italian two-wheel motor vehicles manufacturer Piaggio has recently signed an agreement with Ricardo to develop new twin-cylinder turbo-diesel engine family, set to be the world’s first engine ...

 
SARTRE Project in Detail
SARTRE Project in Detail

26 Nov 2010, 07:44 UTC / About one year ago, in October 2009, Swedish manufacturer Volvo announced its involvement in the Safe Road Trains for the Environment project (SARTRE), an endeavor backed and financed by the Europea...

 
Axeon and Ricardo Developing Battery for Future EV
Axeon and Ricardo Developing Battery for Future EV

5 Oct 2010, 12:14 UTC / The UK-based lithium-ion energy systems provider Axeon and car technology and systems integration supplier Ricardo are currently working together to develop a lightweight battery pack, which will b...

 
Ricardo Reveals Wolverine Engines for UAVs
Ricardo Reveals Wolverine Engines for UAVs

26 May 2010, 07:27 UTC / Automotive parts supplier Ricardo yesterday announced it has started developing a new range of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) engines. Dubbed Wolverine, the new engines will be used for both civilian...

 
Ricardo and LMS to Open Wind Energy Center in NA
Ricardo and LMS to Open Wind Energy Center in NA

24 May 2010, 15:01 UTC / Automotive supplier Ricardo together with LMS have decided to collaborate in order to market their wind energy expertise in North America through the new North American Wind Energy Innovation and De...

 
Ford Vehicle to Demonstrate New Supercharger Tech
Ford Vehicle to Demonstrate New Supercharger Tech

17 May 2010, 10:25 UTC / Automotive supplier Ricardo together with American car manufacturer Ford and CleanTech development company Lontra have set up a partnership to develop a new supercharger technology. Dubbed Blade Sup...

 
Ricardo Launches New GT Transmission
Ricardo Launches New GT Transmission

10 May 2010, 09:53 UTC / After being adopted by Toyota and Honda as standard for their 2010 Japanese Super GT cars, Ricardo’s GT transmission has now been made available for GT1 and GT2 applications. This six-speed se...

 
Ricardo and PEP EV Charging Station at 2010 NYIAS
Ricardo and PEP EV Charging Station at 2010 NYIAS

30 Mar 2010, 13:24 UTC / First unveiled at the 2010 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in January, the new electric vehicle charging station from Ricardo and PEP Stations will also be present at this years NYIAS...

 
Ricardo Displays EBDI Engine in Washington
Ricardo Displays EBDI Engine in Washington

26 Jan 2010, 10:50 UTC / Automotive manufacturer Ricardo, together with Growth Energy, a green energy lobbyist, will display during the Washington Auto Show the highly optimized engine fueled on ethanol called EBDI. Followi...

 
Ricardo Unveils New PEP Charging Station at NAIAS
Ricardo Unveils New PEP Charging Station at NAIAS

11 Jan 2010, 14:11 UTC / As you know by now, the 2010 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) features its own, dedicated electric avenue, with manufacturers of both cars and EV technologies being able to display at ...

 
Ricardo Launches KinerStor Project
Ricardo Launches KinerStor Project

25 Nov 2009, 16:51 UTC / As a result of the development of the Kinergy flywheel we presented you yesterday, automotive supplier Ricardo announced the launch of the KinerStor project, an endeavor meant to research and de-ris...

 
Ricardo Presents New Kinergy Flywheel Technology
Ricardo Presents New Kinergy Flywheel Technology

24 Nov 2009, 14:47 UTC / Automotive supplier Ricardo presented today the first details of the new Kinergy flywheel technology, specifically built to be used in road vehicles where regenerative braking and torque assist are ...

 
Ricardo TaxiBot Concept To Cut Airplane Fuel Consumption
Ricardo TaxiBot Concept To Cut Airplane Fuel Consumption

19 Nov 2009, 09:50 UTC / Airplane travelers in Israel will have the opportunity to see from now on a new appearance on airports' runways. In an attempt to help airline companies reduce fuel consumption and CO2 emission...