Automotive research project to drive progress on lightweight vehicles

Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya
Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG) and Jaguar Land Rover are teaming up on Project Tucana, a research project on delivering stiffer and lighter vehicle structures that has received £18.7m of Government funding. WMG will receive £4m through the Advanced Propulsion Centre at the University of Warwick to drive the development of innovative lightweight vehicle and powertrain structures, building on the UK’s leading-edge capability in this area. Prof Lord Bhattacharyya, chairman and founder of WMG, said: "It is vital that research... For the full story register now for free or login below...