Strength in numbers: Ricardo’s exercise for the US US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) shows how an open public competition can bring fresh thinking and innovative approaches to vehicle development.
All-wheel drive for the F-TYPE: Jaguar’s world-class sports car gains a sophisticated all-wheel drive option for the new model year, with help from Ricardo.
Emissions statement: Ricardo’s state-of-the-art Vehicle Emissions Research Centre opened in July, offering the prospect of transforming the way engineers develop and test new vehicles.
RQ viewpoint: Robert Bell, managing director of Ricardo Energy & Environment, explains how the name change is a statement of commitment to future thought leadership. Read online.
Ricardo news: Revolutionary rear-drive unit; tidal turbine progress; driverless buses for
Brussels airport; new noise test facility; key water sector acquisition; low carbon transportation