Press roundup: acquisition of Flybrid Automotive

A roundup of articles covering the news that we successfully completed the purchase of Flybrid Automotive on 9th January 2014.

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Interactive Investor: Edmond Jackson’s Stockwatch – Torotrak primed for a successful 2014
Edmond Jackson writes in Interactive Investor: “While there is always a risk of rival technologies and progress remains speculative, the group now looks to have a strong offering. Proceeds of the latest share issue will also be applied for commercialisation of Flybrid’s technology and to enhance Torotrak’s testing and engineering capabilities.”

Just-Auto.com: UK – Torotrak finalises Flybrid Automotive acquisition
Just-Auto reports: ”[the] deal enables Torotrak to commercialise a hybrid system, to be known as Flybrid M-KERS, a development the company says independent research has identified as one of the most cost-effective powertrain technologies for reducing CO2 emissions.”

TheBusinessDesk.com: Torotrak offer raises acquisition cash
The Business Desk states: “LANCASHIRE engineering business Torotrak said it saw a strong response to a share offer it launched to fund its £23m acquisition of automotive technology firm Flybrid Automotive.”