Control and Electronics

Ricardo has a strong history delivering engine, transmission, hybrid, electric and whole vehicle control from prototype through to production and the capability and experience to support customers throughout the value chain.

Benefits of working with Ricardo:

  • A proven track record in all aspects of electrical and electronic system design and integration
  • In depth understanding of all vehicle sub systems that we control and integrate
  • We have industry specific expertise and understanding; automotive, rail, marine, motorcycles and clean energy
  • A highly qualified and experienced control team supported by extensive in-house research and development
  • World class development and test facilities near you
  • Experience working across all global geographies for high volume OEMs
  • Integration of electrical and mechanical design
  • Experience delivering electronics hardware through to production
  • Relationship with Contract Manufacturers for low-cost production



  • Engine Control
  • Transmission Control
  • Hybrid and electric vehicle control
  • Battery management systems
  • Vehicle systems including: safety sensors and actuators, instrument packs, telematics, infotainment, body and chassis controllers, lighting, convertible roof systems etc
  • Electrical integration of control units into vehicle systems
  • Safety-critical software and electronic systems development
  • Electronic hardware design capability for prototype and production electronic solutions
  • Specification management
  • Electronic design
  • Control software, autocoding processes
  • Mechanical design
  • EMC with in-house test capability
  • Design validation
  • Test systems


For urgent enquiries please email Pete Fussey:

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