Powersports EngineeringElectric Vehicle

Ricardo has extensive experience in delivering cost effective solutions for hybrid & electric powertrains from concept development to complete industrialization programmes. We have extensive design, simulation and systems integration experience and in-depth knowledge in all the advanced hybridization and electrification technologies – from control systems, motors, battery systems and next-generation energy management and storage solutions – relevant to existing and new motorcycle and personal transportation applications.

Hybrid and electric vehicle product development for all applications:

Strategic studies related to legislation, business drivers and technology including lifecycle cost, total cost of ownership and strategic procurement, and concept demonstration of advanced technologies
Complete systems design, integration, vehicle build and manufacturing implementation of parallel, power-split and series configurations as well as all-electric solutions

Architecture definition and comprehensive vehicle modelling, system specification & design, safety analysis and implementation of safety critical control systems, and control algorithm development to achieve sophisticated functionality and fuel economy objectives

Hybrid & electric driveline and transmission design, development and prototype manufacture

Engine design, calibration and optimization for hybrid applications

Design and development of electrical & electronic components including vehicle control units, electrical machines, power converters, high voltage harnesses and full vehicle, system and component EMC development

Components and systems development and integration, testing and validation

Vehicle level integration and optimization, homologation and industrialization support

Battery pack and charging station design, engineering, development and testing, including rapid prototype battery management systems

Robust programme management and bespoke development and validation processes

Flexible and collaborative approach, delivering high value, high quality solutions to time and within budget, while meeting customer expectations for training and technology transfer


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