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Ricardo and DS Performance extend their collaboration to include Formula E season 6

Agreement builds on a successful relationship with DS Performance, including the design and supply of transmissions…


How Ricardo contributed to JCB’s world speed record-breaking tractor

It can be revealed today that Ricardo played a crucial role in the development of JCB’s Fastrac tractor, which Guy…


Vortex Mini Rok disassembly

A video guide showing clearly how to disassemble a Vortex Mini Rok engine. https://youtu.be/mfIAvgAAsPc


Michel: Tyre Switch Made in “Smartest Way Possible”

F2 CEO discusses the Championship’s switch to 18-inch compounds in 2020. The intensive testing programme of the 2020…


New brake and clutch technologies to be showcased at Autosport Engineering 2020

Visitors to stand E530 at Autosport Engineering 2020 will be among the first to witness the latest developments in…


From cup vehicle to simulator. Ammermüller in the Porsche high-tech laboratory.

The process was routine for Michael Ammermüller: pull on the gloves, put on the helmet and fasten the seatbelt. But…


Multi-Year Technical and Marketing Partnership Agreed Between Goodyear, FIA WEC and ELMS

A new multi-year contract has been agreed between the Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO), the FIA World Endurance…


Formula E Adjusters Explained

A quick video guide to using and adjusting the Penske Racing Shocks Formula E damper.……


8780 Series Reservoir Re-clocking

Instructional video showing the process of re-clocking/orienting a piggyback reservoir body on a Penske Racing Shocks…


FIA and Pirelli Announce 2020 F1 Tyre Specification

Having analysed all the results and team assessments from the recent test in Abu Dhabi, a vote for the specification…


Tuning Shocks/Dampers for Speed - Part Two: On-Track Testing

In this tutorial, head out on track with some of IndyCar's best drivers and engineers to understand the method of…


Tuning Shocks/Dampers for Speed - Part One: How They Work

In this tutorial, a stellar group of IndyCar drivers and engineers help you understand how a modern racing shock…


Luke Dardis Wins 2019 Autosport Williams Engineer of the Future Award

Williams and Autosport are pleased to announce Luke Dardis, from the University of Bath, as the winner of the 2019…


Dyno Results: IAME Super X30 175 Engine Dyno Performance

This week we're putting the IAME Super X30 175 engine on the Dyno to show you the difference in performance between…


Trust Your Own Code | Data:Lab

Do the coders trust their code enough to let it drive them at high speed? We put it to the VW Data:Lab and Italdesign…


The MIA Race School of Engineering Conduct Course at Cranfield Simulation Facility

Cranfield hosted an interactive simulator test session for the MIA Race School of Engineering. The students were…


Cranfield Simulation at Goodwood Festival of Speed with Aston Martin

We attended the 2019 Goodwood Festival of Speed alongside Aston Martin. https://youtu.be/SQa0eX7xzTQ


How to become a mechanic

“Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.” This is the motto to live…


Ricardo agrees partnership in Formula Student electric vehicle racing in China

Ricardo has entered into a collaborative partnership with DIAN Racing and Tongji University, Shanghai, for the Formula…


Ricardo finalises design of latest generation of transmissions for 2020 Formula E season

Ricardo is to begin manufacture of the latest range of transmission designs for the ABB FIA Formula E Championship…


Ricardo makes first deliveries of 2019 Japan Super Formula transmissions

As sole supplier of race transmissions for this highly competitive series, Ricardo marks another milestone in its…


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…


New manufacturing investment underscores Ricardo advanced transmissions leadership

The commissioning of a state-of-the-art £500k Gleason GP300ES Gear Shaping Machine marks a key milestone in a…


Aston Martin and Ricardo conclude contractual supply agreement

It can be revealed today that Ricardo has been awarded a contract to manufacture the advanced transmission for the…