Press releases

Press releases
Ricardo webinar to highlight latest thinking in Life Cycle Assessment
20 Aug 2018

Ricardo webinar to highlight latest thinking in Life Cycle Assessment

Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) is an effective tool for businesses, used to evaluate environmental impacts, enhance performance, reduce costs and capitalize on emerging green markets - Ricardo will host a complimentary webinar on Wednesday 19 September, 09:00–10:00 BST [10.00-11.00 CET], to demonstrate the latest thinking in LCA methods Read more
Ricardo Software UserCon Europe 2018 programme announced
15 Aug 2018

Ricardo Software UserCon Europe 2018 programme announced

Now a firm fixture in the advanced Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) calendar, Ricardo Software’s UserCon Europe 2018 – to be hosted Ludwigsburg, Germany, on 11-12 September – will feature presentations from partners including Ford, Volkswagen, Audi, Federal Mogul and Ducati Read more
Ricardo helps Toyota create second fuel cell electric zero emissions truck
3 Aug 2018

Ricardo helps Toyota create second fuel cell electric zero emissions truck

Toyota recently announced the unveiling of its latest ‘Beta’ Project Portal 2.0 Class 8 heavy duty zero emissions fuel cell electric truck, delivering a range in excess of 300 miles – Ricardo assisted Toyota in design, testing and development, and constructed both the Beta and predecessor Alpha truck at the Ricardo Detroit technical facility Read more
Ricardo Motorcycle Conference 2018 programme announced
31 Jul 2018

Ricardo Motorcycle Conference 2018 programme announced

The programme for the fifth annual Ricardo Motorcycle Conference – to be hosted in Milan on 5th November 2018 the day before the start of EICMA 2018, the premier global trade show for two-wheeled transport – has been announced, as early-bird registration opens Read more
Ricardo to design state-of-the-art engine family for China’s YTO Group
30 Jul 2018

Ricardo to design state-of-the-art engine family for China’s YTO Group

New four and six-cylinder engine family will power YTO tractors and off-highway equipment - design will feature Ricardo’s Twin Vortex Combustion System (TVCS) technology, meeting China Off-Highway Stage V emissions regulations and providing high fuel efficiency Read more
Ricardo sets strategy to facilitate Mobility as a Service (MaaS) innovation
26 Jul 2018

Ricardo sets strategy to facilitate Mobility as a Service (MaaS) innovation

Ricardo Strategic Consulting (RSC) is launching a new strategy for connected, automated and shared transportation - responding to the growing revolution in demand for combined innovation in ‘mobility as a service’, and emergence of disruptive technologies Read more
Ricardo makes first deliveries of 2019 Japan Super Formula transmissions
25 Jul 2018

Ricardo makes first deliveries of 2019 Japan Super Formula transmissions

As sole supplier of race transmissions for this highly competitive series, Ricardo marks another milestone in its continued support for the premier Japanese single-seater racing championship Read more
Ricardo expertise helps Amsterdam’s new North-South metro line into service
23 Jul 2018

Ricardo expertise helps Amsterdam’s new North-South metro line into service

Amsterdam’s new 11km North-South metro line – which will operate as ‘Line 52’ – formally commenced operation across the city on 22 July 2018 Read more
New Ricardo electric motor aims to boost power and cut costs of hybrids
16 Jul 2018

New Ricardo electric motor aims to boost power and cut costs of hybrids

As part of its contribution to a major European research initiative to achieve more efficient and cost-effective hybrid powertrains for both passenger cars and commercial vehicles, Ricardo can today announce that it is has created a new 48V e-motor offering up to a 50 percent increase in power density compared with current production machines Read more
Ricardo ‘openair’ training gets full marks for ‘revolutionizing’ use of air quality data
12 Jul 2018

Ricardo ‘openair’ training gets full marks for ‘revolutionizing’ use of air quality data

Ricardo’s inaugural ‘openair’ masterclass has been rated 5/5 for overall satisfaction, with one attendee stating that the training would ‘revolutionize’ his work with air quality data Read more
Ricardo role revealed in London’s TX range-extended electric taxi
3 Jul 2018

Ricardo role revealed in London’s TX range-extended electric taxi

The TX range-extended electric taxi of LEVC (London EV Company) represents a breakthrough in urban transport, offering unrivalled ride comfort, class-leading wheelchair accessibility, air conditioning, phone charging and a spacious cabin with six seats – today the Ricardo role in the development of this new vehicle can be revealed Read more
Ricardo study reveals how balance of technology can deliver clean transport in EU
12 Jun 2018

Ricardo study reveals how balance of technology can deliver clean transport in EU

A new study published today uses the SULTAN transport modelling tool, developed by Ricardo, to analyse how clean fuels, electric vehicle powertrains and increased vehicle efficiency can combine to support the EU’s low-carbon mobility targets Read more