Single seater

End-to-end podium placing solutions for the single seater market

Proven, reliable and cost-effective transmissions

Ricardo has a range of single seater transmissions in the market with a number of exclusive transmission supply contracts including the highly competitive Super Formula in Japan and Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires.

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Ricardo has a range of single seater transmissions in the market with a number of exclusive transmission supply contracts including the highly competitive Super Formula in Japan and Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires.

Ricardo has extensive experience in repetitive long-term transmission supply to some of the world’s finest auto makers. Our decades of experience in the motorsport industry means that Championship organisers can be confident they will experience a world-class level of service.

From transmission design and selection to prototype testing, through life support and a well established supply chain network of spares and technical support, Ricardo provides true end-to-end service to its customers.

Single Seater Yokohama

Case studies

Developing cutting edge gearbox for one of the world's fastest single seater track car

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Single seater Resources

Ricardo’s in-house manufacturing capability explained

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The future of motorsport: Trends, opportunities and challenges to look out for over the next decade

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NPI Checklist: How to get started with new product introduction

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How to scale up production and manufacturing effectively

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Key Disciplines

Formula 1

We are trusted by the World's leading Formula 1 teams to deliver championship winning transmission services and components.

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LM prototypes

Ricardo’s attention to detail and proven “built-in” endurance support for Le Mans Prototype (LMP) OEMs.

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Rally and off-road

Bespoke, cost effective, robust transmissions for some of the harshest environments.

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GT3 and GTE

GT3 and GTE compliant transmissions designed for, and proven over, the most demanding endurance races in the world.

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