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Jul 29, 2009, 12:43 ET

Ricardo Launches Consortium to Evaluate Lubricant Challenges of Future Low Carbon Engine Technologies

Ricardo, Inc., the US subsidiary of Ricardo plc, the leading independent provider of technology, product innovation and engineering solutions to...

Jun 01, 2009, 08:00 ET

Key Industry CAE Experts to Address Ricardo Software Conference

Ricardo, Inc., a leading independent provider of technology, product innovation and engineering solutions to the world's automotive, military,...

May 18, 2009, 08:00 ET

Ricardo Helps Shape CAFE Fuel Economy Ruling

Ricardo, Inc., a leading independent provider of technology, product innovation and engineering solutions to the world's automotive, military,...

Apr 30, 2009, 15:34 ET

Ricardo Research Shows UK Power Grid has Capacity for Significant Rise in Use of Electric and Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles

Ricardo, Inc., a leading independent provider of technology, product innovation and engineering solutions to the world's automotive, military,...

Apr 24, 2009, 09:47 ET

Ricardo Announces its Contributions to Successful Plug-in Conversion of Hybrid Utility Truck

Ricardo, Inc., a leading independent provider of technology, product innovation and engineering solutions to the world's clean energy, automotive,...

Mar 16, 2009, 08:00 ET

Ricardo Makes Key Clean Energy Appointments

Strengthened capability in wind energy builds on Ricardo's global leadership position in designing and delivering low carbon technology solutions...

Mar 03, 2009, 11:24 ET

Sentience Technology Reveals Fuel Savings Potential by Integrating Navigation Tools Into Hybrid Control Systems

Technology was unveiled today enabling vehicles to "see" beyond the horizon through the use of internet-enabled mobile phone communications, GPS...

Feb 06, 2009, 16:02 ET

Ricardo Technology Achieves Breakthrough Efficiency for Ethanol-fueled Engines

System surpasses gasoline efficiency, reaches near-diesel levels; reduces operational costs compared to current fuels Ricardo, Inc., a...

Jan 27, 2009, 12:00 ET

Ricardo Launches Industry's Most Comprehensive and Integrated Development Center for Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Battery Systems

Ricardo, Inc., a leading independent engineering firm specializing in total vehicle fuel economy and efficiency, has launched the Battery Systems...

Jan 22, 2009, 08:00 ET

Ricardo and SupplierBusiness Collaborate on Major Automotive Technology Roadmap Report

In a major report published today, experts from all parts of the Ricardo organization have supported SupplierBusiness to provide a comprehensive...

Dec 04, 2008, 09:16 ET

Ricardo Selected to Supply Seven-Speed Dual-Clutch Transmission for Bugatti Veyron Convertible

Ricardo has been selected as supplier of the seven-speed dual-clutch transmission (DCT) for the upcoming convertible version of Bugatti's highly...

Nov 18, 2008, 08:00 ET

Ricardo Announces Breakthrough Technology for Next-Generation Engine Design

Ricardo, Inc., a leading independent provider of technology, product innovation and engineering solutions to the world's automotive, military,...

May 08, 2008, 01:00 ET

Ricardo Consortia Win UK Government Funding for Three Major Low-Carbon Vehicle-Development Programs

VAN BUREN TWP., Mich., May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The UK government's Technology Strategy Board today announced funding of $45 million for 16...

Apr 22, 2008, 01:00 ET

AFS Trinity's Ricardo-built Extreme Hybrid(TM) Featured in Washington Earth Day Celebrations

VAN BUREN TWP., Mich., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the widespread publicity surrounding its debut at the North American International...

Mar 25, 2008, 01:00 ET

27% Fuel Savings Projected as 2/4-stroke Research Prototype Engine Completes Initial Testing

VAN BUREN TWP., Mich., March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Ricardo and a consortium of automotive partners today announced the completion of an advanced...

Mar 18, 2008, 01:00 ET

Ricardo Establishes Center for Development of Battery Systems for Hybrid and Electric Vehicles

VAN BUREN TWP., Mich, March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Ricardo, Inc., a leading independent engineering firm specializing in total vehicle fuel economy...

Feb 11, 2008, 00:00 ET

Hans-Bernhard Port and Glenn Mercer Join New Advisory Board of Ricardo Strategic Consulting

VAN BUREN TWP., Mich., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Former head of Porsche Germany and chairman of the board of Chrysler Germany, Hans-Bernhard Port,...

Feb 07, 2008, 00:00 ET

Ricardo Helps Develop Next-Generation Wind Energy

VAN BUREN TWP., Mich., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Massachusetts-based wind energy company General Compression and its compressor technology partner...

Jan 17, 2008, 00:00 ET

Next-Generation Powertrain Design Software from Ricardo Offers Power and Precision to Help Meet Fuel Economy and Emissions Targets

VAN BUREN TWP., Mich., Jan. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest release of WAVE, Ricardo's world-leading engine performance and gas dynamics...

Jan 13, 2008, 00:00 ET

Ricardo Delivers AFS Trinity Power's Extreme Hybrid(TM) Demonstrator Vehicle in Record Time

VAN BUREN TWP., Mich., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Visitors to the North American International Auto Show were today given the opportunity to see...