Press releases

Press releases
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
Ricardo delivers 100th transmission for the BMW M6 GT3 race car
5 Jun 2018

Ricardo delivers 100th transmission for the BMW M6 GT3 race car

Milestone delivery of the latest 6-speed sequential transaxle – designed in-house by Ricardo and developed with BMW M Motorsport - is just the latest achievement in a history of more than twenty years work in the design, development and worldwide supply of GT3 motorsports transmissions by Ricardo Read more
Ricardo wins quality award from China’s PATAC for 48V powertrain control software
4 Jun 2018

Ricardo wins quality award from China’s PATAC for 48V powertrain control software

Marking the conclusion of a highly successful three-year collaboration on 48V hybrid powertrain technology, PATAC – the Shanghai based joint venture between General Motors and SAIC Motor – has recognized Ricardo for ‘Supplier Best Software Quality’ Read more
Ford recognizes Ricardo at 20th Annual World Excellence Awards
29 May 2018

Ford recognizes Ricardo at 20th Annual World Excellence Awards

Ford’s World Excellence Awards recognize companies that exceed expectations to achieve the highest levels of excellence in quality, delivery, value and innovation - Ricardo has been recognized with a Gold World Excellence Award Read more
Ricardo collaborates with Ford Otosan on new HD commercial vehicle transmissions
23 May 2018

Ricardo collaborates with Ford Otosan on new HD commercial vehicle transmissions

Collaboration supports leading Turkish automotive manufacturer, in a project covering the design and development of the next-generation manual and automated manual transmissions for heavy commercial vehicle products Read more
Ricardo’s real-world driving emissions database surpasses 250,000 vehicles
23 May 2018

Ricardo’s real-world driving emissions database surpasses 250,000 vehicles

Following an extensive programme of on-road vehicle emissions measurement, Ricardo can today announce that it has measured its 250,000th vehicle – making the Ricardo database the largest UK resource of its type, and providing an unrivalled insight into real-world driving emissions Read more
New manufacturing investment underscores Ricardo advanced transmissions leadership
17 May 2018

New manufacturing investment underscores Ricardo advanced transmissions leadership

The commissioning of a state-of-the-art gear shaping machine marks a key milestone in a strategic multi-year investment programme that aims to consolidate Ricardo’s position as the transmission design and manufacturing partner of choice for worldwide premium motorsports and supercar customers. Read more
Ricardo proud to support launch of C40’s Climate Action Planning Africa Programme
15 May 2018

Ricardo proud to support launch of C40’s Climate Action Planning Africa Programme

Ricardo Energy & Environment experts have collaborated with C40 in the development of an ambitious new programme launched in Lagos today to support 9 sub-Saharan megacities – Accra, Addis Ababa, Cape Town, Dakar, Dar es Salaam, Durban, Johannesburg, Lagos and Tshwane – to deliver bold climate action under the Paris Agreement Read more
Hat-trick for Ricardo as one of ‘America’s Best Management Consulting Firms 2018’
10 May 2018

Hat-trick for Ricardo as one of ‘America’s Best Management Consulting Firms 2018’

For the third year in succession, Ricardo Strategic Consulting has been named by Forbes as among America’s leading management consultants – considered the very best among the more than 50,000 firms active within the US market. Read more
Ricardo awarded ‘most complete’ inventory for UK emissions reporting
10 May 2018

Ricardo awarded ‘most complete’ inventory for UK emissions reporting

Ricardo Energy & Environment has been recognized for compiling the most complete emissions inventory within a field of 40 by the United Nations Task Force on Emission Inventories and Projections (TFEIP). Read more
Roke and Ricardo assuring cyber resilience from boardroom to design office
9 May 2018

Roke and Ricardo assuring cyber resilience from boardroom to design office

Leading the drive towards improved cyber resilience, Ricardo plc and Roke Manor Research Ltd have signed a new agreement to further their commitment to deliver world-class and trusted cyber assurance solutions for transportation, commercial and critical national infrastructure clients. Read more
Ricardo webinar to show importance of early planning for EV charging infrastructure
23 Apr 2018

Ricardo webinar to show importance of early planning for EV charging infrastructure

Targeted at local authorities and other major land owners – from retail and business parks to leisure centres, universities and major business owners – a forthcoming Ricardo webinar will illustrate the importance of planning EV charging infrastructure early for maximum flexibility and return on investment Read more