After two years of on-the-ground testing, the Fuel-Efficient Ground Vehicle Demonstrator from Van Buren Township-based Ricardo Inc. has proven to be as good as the simulation models projected, according to data analyzed by the multi-industry consultancy for engineering, technology, project innovation and strategy.
The Ricardo-engineered Fuel Efficient Ground Vehicle Demonstrator vehicle is featured in a Web video posted Monday on “Jay Leno’s Garage.”
Ricardo Inc., the United States subsidiary of the United Kingdom-based automotive and manufacturing engineering provider Ricardo plc, has been selected by the United States Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to stage the FANG Challenge, a series of three competitions designed to produce the Fast, Adaptable, Next-Generation Ground vehicle.
Forget peak oil — the trouble coming when the world hits the maximum oil production it will ever reach. A new study from an auto engineering firm predicts that peak oil demand may come soon — and demand may start dwindling.
Van Buren Township-based Ricardo Inc., the United States subsidiary of England’s Ricardo plc, said Wednesday that its new Wolverine3 heavy fuel engine has completed its first in-flight tests at the National Nuclear Security Administration’s Nevada […]
Van Buren Township-baesd Ricardo Inc., the American subsidiary of England’s Ricardo plc, Monday announced a technology collaboration with England’s Pi Shurlok on open-artchitecture electronic control unit design and production. The collaboration is intended for customers […]
Raising the amount of ethanol blended into gasoline from the current 10 percent maximum to 15 percent poses little risk to the inner workings of vehciles manufactured from 1994 to 2000. That’s the result of […]
Van Buren Township-based Ricardo Inc., a subsidary of the English automotive technology provider, said Tuesday that its Integrated Cost Reduction process offered to clients has hit the $100 million cost savings mark since its 2005 […]