Latest Harry Ricardo Stories

2011-06-13 15:59:00

VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP, Mich., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ricardo, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Ricardo plc, today welcomed U.K. Secretary of State for Business Innovation and Skills, the Rt. Hon. Vince Cable MP. Cable visited Ricardo as part of a series of automotive meetings in the Detroit area.

2010-05-25 12:01:00

VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP, Mich., May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Michigan-based team takes first Wolverine engine from concept to production readiness in six months.Wolverine 3 is a purpose-built, heavy fuel engine designed to achieve breakthrough levels of capability, packaging and reliability.First fire in May followed by a summer 2010 test flight.Ricardo Inc., the U.S.

2009-10-27 07:00:00

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2008-08-10 00:00:12

I was reading the biography of the great engineer Sir Harry Ricardo and I reached the point where he started his first commercial venture in production of a car in 1907. For various reasons, which had nothing to do with the technical merits of the car itself, the venture was not a success.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.