Hybrid scooter development support

Hybrid scooter development support
16 November 2015

Ricardo was contracted by an Asian OEM to support the design and development of a hybrid scooter with demanding fuel consumption improvement targets.

Ricardo took responsibility for the concept evaluation, cost/benefit analysis, mechanical design, hybrid control strategy implementation and prototype build and development

The customer deliverable was a developed prototype vehicle meeting agreed levels of performance and fuel consumption, plus all documentation relating to the developed hybrid system.