TECHNOLOGY

Sim racing: perfectly equipped for a virtual race track

Breathtaking duels, spectacular passing maneuvers, taking curves at full throttle – if it sounds like a car race,…


BMW SIM M2 CS Racing Cup

Lap after lap through the "Green Hell". For the BMW SIM M2 CS Racing Cup races, BMW Motorsport has joined forces…


The BMW SIM 120 Cup

The two most exciting hours on Sunday The BMW SIM 120 Cup kicked off with a two-hour race at the virtual "Daytona…


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…


England Lift the World Champions Trophy at F1 in Schools World Finals Abu Dhabi 2019 Supported by ADNOC

Evolve UK, a team of 17 and 18 year old boys from Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School, Faversham, Kent, were crowned F1…


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…


FIA launches invitations to tender for Formula E

Three new invitations to tender announced for the Gen3 car that debuts in 2022/23 ABB FIA Formula E World Championship…


Launching Our New a Range of Natural Fibre Prepregs for Motorsport

Composites Evolution has introduced a range of flax-reinforced epoxy prepregs to meet demand from the motorsport…


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…


Motorsport UK Launches Electrified Vehicles Working Group

The Motorsport UK Technical Committee has set up an Electrified Vehicles Working Group to develop technical and safety…


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…


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…


F1 ELVIS SIMULATOR TEST

Marc Priestly, F1 pit crew turned TV presenter, visited the Cranfield Simulation Open Wheel Demonstrator to feel for…


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…


Walero Conduct High Temperature Test at Cranfield

Walero visited our facility to test their temperature regulating flame retardant racewear products using our full…


Hyperbat: Williams & Unipart joint venture

Hyperbat Limited is a Williams Advanced Engineering and Unipart Manufacturing Group joint venture to create the UK's…


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


Cranfield Motion Cueing Technology

Cranfield Simulation is the only provider of simulators capable of providing the sensation of sustained motion.…


New LigierJS P4 Prototype Uses Quaife Transmission

The new Ligier JS P4 prototype by Onroak Automotive, as seen at the 2018 Autosport International Show, uses a Quaife…


Panasonic Jaguar Racing and Castrol partner on the future of electric vehicle technology

Panasonic Jaguar Racing and Castrol collaborate to put electric vehicles to the test on the track in the sixth…


Aeroscreen Passes its Final 2019 Test at Sebring

Indycar continued its Aeroscreen development program Tuesday at Sebring International Raceway with Arrow McLaren SP…


Watkins Scholarship to Offer Role with FIA Safety Team

Candidates are invited to apply for the latest Sid Watkins Scholarship, which will offer a fully-funded role directly…


WATCH: Training for Success - Living the Esports Dream, Episode II

With just hours before the first round of the inaugural F1 Esports Pro Series kicks off in London, catch up with the…


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…


How To Re-seal AP Racing Master Cylinders

https://youtu.be/_2Dhpt5Z43g Music : Seasons - Roljui www.apracing.com


Setting the pace – AP Racing speeds up smart production

A new €1m assembly line is helping UK-based high-performance brake component supplier AP Racing take a smarter…


How to Register your Brake Caliper (Using the AP Racing WEBSITE)

https://youtu.be/KZwMCk2ux0Y www.APRacing.com Music- "Gimme five" by Jimmy Fontanez; Media Right Productions…


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…