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Torotrak win SMMT Award

Automotive industry leaders select Flybrid® affordable hybridisation technology as this year’s winning ‘UK innovation with the potential to make a difference’.   The 2014 SMMT Award for Automotive Innovation has been won by Torotrak plc (LSE: TRK) for its Flybrid mechanical flywheel hybrid system. The award, supported by GKN and…

Torotrak attends Advanced Propulsion Centre Hub Launch Event

  Yesterday in Warwickshire, the Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) officially opened the doors to its new Hub at the University of Warwick, in front of VIP industry and academia guests. Business Secretary Dr Vince Cable MP attended to mark the launch of the dedicated site, which is a key ingredient…

Management Changes Announcement

Torotrak plc (“Torotrak” or the “Company”) Management Changes The Board of Torotrak announces that John Weston, Chairman, has stepped down as Chairman and is being replaced by Nick Barter, currently the senior independent director. John will remain on the board as the senior non-executive director. Nick Barter said: “Having led…

Flybrid KERS for buses shortlisted for SMMT award

The Flybrid bus KERS product has been shortlisted for the prestigious Award for Automotive Innovation from the Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders (SMMT). The award seeks to recognise UK engineering innovations with the potential to have a significant impact on the automotive industry, with previous winners including the Ford…

Torotrak Leyland headquarters achieves Carbon Saver Gold Standard Certification

Torotrak is delighted to announce that its Leyland site, home to the majority of testing, development and manufacturing facilities for the Group, has achieved the highest Carbon Saver Standard™ certification. The certification follows several years of work to improve, monitor and report on the site’s carbon emissions and environmental impact…

Flybrid bus KERS technology fitted to first customer bus

Torotrak plc announces that Wrightbus has exhibited its prototype bus fitted with the Flybrid KERS (Kinetic Energy Recovery System) application at the Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle (LCV) exhibition.

Torotrak at Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle Event 2014

Torotrak to attend Low Carbon Vehicle event with Wrightbus, Advanced Propulsion Centre & the Proving Factory   Torotrak will be attending the Cenex 2014 Low Carbon Vehicle event at Millbrook this 10th -11th September, supporting several key technology partners, as well as joining a seminar session with UKTI. Firstly Torotrak staff will…

Video: Torotrak AGM 2014, Silverstone

Hear from CEO Jeremy Deering, Chairman John Weston and Product Development & Sales Director, Jon Hilton at the 2014 Torotrak AGM hosted at Silverstone. The group thank shareholders http://nosubhealth.com/ for their support and talk about the coming year.  

Press Release: Torotrak confirms progress in low volume manufacturing capability at AGM

Shareholders learn of new test and manufacturing equipment, the appointment of a manufacturing and quality specialist and of progress in all key product areas

Interim Management Statement July 2014

Torotrak plc (“Torotrak”, the “Company” or the “Group”) Interim Management Statement Torotrak (LSE: TRK) today publishes its Interim Management Statement for the period from 1 April 2014 to 30 July 2014, which includes the trading update to be delivered today at the Company’s Annual General Meeting. Since the start of…