Ricardo, English company with 100 years of engineering experience, and Wuzheng Group, Chinese agricultural and commercial top player vehicle industry, have recently entered into a co-operation agreement to develop electrification product solutions for tractors and agricultural machinery.

Leveraging their combined and complementary capabilities, the strategic co-operation agreement will enable the companies to carry out in-depth electrification research and development: investigating new technologies, intelligent solutions and cleaner, more efficient powertrains to enable the Wuzheng Group to transform its agricultural machinery equipment product range.

Ricardo’s global network of expert automotive engineers and energy transition specialists will support the Wuzheng Group’s development of intelligent tractors and hybrid extended range tractors, and provide technical consultancy on the integration of intelligent power shift transmissions and the development of hybrid extended range transmission systems and power take-off mechanisms.