Prodrive Legends to restore works race and rally cars back to their original glory

The world’s most successful independent motorsport constructor establishes its official restoration programme as interest builds in its historic cars, including Subaru Imprezas, BMW M3s and Aston Martins Banbury, UK, November 27th 2019… Prodrive is seeing a growing demand for its historic race and rally cars and has launched Prodrive Legends, a new operation dedicated to…

Volta Trucks partners with Prodrive to develop its electric HGV

Prodrive’s advanced technology business to be responsible for engineering 16-tonne, zero emissions, pedestrian-friendly vehicle Banbury, UK, October 28th 2019… Prodrive is working with Volta Trucks to help engineer its revolutionary 16-tonne electric HGV designed, not only to meet zero emissions requirements, but also to help keep vulnerable road users safer in crowded urban environments. The…

New Powertrain Development Centre enhances Prodrive’s EV, hybrid and ICE engineering capability

Renowned motorsport and technology business invests £5 million in a dedicated facility that will accelerate its development of the new generation of alternative-fuel powertrains and internal combustion engines Banbury, UK, September 30th 2019… Prodrive has opened its new advanced Powertrain Development Centre (PDC), reaffirming its commitment to help the automotive and motorsport industry develop solutions…

Prodrive Composites Integrates into Overfinch Supply Chain

Creator of bespoke Land Rover vehicles increases capacity and expands into North America thanks to reliable and high-quality carbon fibre component supply from Prodrive Composites Milton Keynes, UK, Nov 16 2018… Prodrive Composites is enabling Overfinch, the creator of bespoke Land Rover vehicles, to significantly increase production capacity by supplying consistent, high-quality carbon fibre components….

Prodrive solves composites recycling challenge

New process enables composites to be re-used several times and negates the need for an autoclave, significantly reducing cost and increasing production capacity  Milton Keynes, UK, October 8th 2018… Prodrive Composites has developed a process for manufacturing recyclable composite components that can satisfy future end-of-life requirements without any compromise in the performance of the original…

HUMMINGBIRD LAUNCHES THE WORLD’S LIGHTEST ELECTRIC FOLDING BIKE

Hummingbird Electric​ is engineered by Prodrive, combining advanced motorsport technology and elegant design. The British-built bike boasts highest power to weight ratio on the market. Designed for urban cycling, the Hummingbird weighs only 10.3 kg, without the need for a separate battery pack. The bike can be charged in two hours and controlled remotely via…

Prodrive fast-tracks Urgent Operational Requirement for Royal Navy

Prodrive delivers complex 10-week end-to-end programme that upgrades MOD’s most elite ships   Banbury, UK, 21st June 2018… Prodrive Composites has fast-tracked a Design to Manufacture development programme for the Ministry of Defence (MOD). Within a very tight and critical time frame, the business helped deliver an Urgent Operational Requirement for HMS Diamond that optimised…

Prodrive first UK composites business to achieve IATF 16949

Attainment of new standard demonstrates commitment to quality management and waste reduction Banbury, UK, 14th June 2018… Prodrive Composites has become the first UK carbon composites business to attain full certification against the newly released IATF 16949:2016 automotive standard. IATF 16949 is the internationally recognised standard for quality in the automotive industry, developed by the…