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Ricardo-Led Tactical Truck Demo Delivers 72% Better Fuel Economy

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2013

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Ricardo-Engineered FED Vehicle Featured On “Jay Leno’s Garage”

The Ricardo-engineered Fuel Efficient Ground Vehicle Demonstrator vehicle is featured in a Web video posted Monday on “Jay Leno’s Garage.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/04/2013


Ricardo Awarded DARPA Contract To Stage FANG Challenge

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2012

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Ricardo Study Suggests Global Oil Demand May Peak Before 2020

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2011

Ricardo's New Wolverine3 Engine Takes Flight

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 […]


Ricardo, Pi Shurlock In ECU Collaboration

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 […]


Ricardo Research Shows E15 Poses Minimal Risk to Older Vehicles

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 […]


Ricardo Program Delivers More Than $100 Million Savings

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 […]