Hobson and Ricardo Announce Teaming Agreement to Support Legacy Land Rover Fleets

Hobson Industries, the Lincolnshire, U.K., Land Rover specialist and Ricardo U.K. announce today at DVD a Teaming Agreement for the support of legacy Land Rover military fleets for the UK and international markets. This will include the Ricardo WMIK family of vehicles in service with the U.K. MoD and international armed forces.

Peter Moore, Global Market Sector Director of Ricardo UK said, “We are delighted to announce this teaming agreement which will provide Land Rover military users a quality engineering partnership to ensure the continued support and development of fleets into the next decade.”

Peter Hobson, Managing Director of Hobson Industries said, “As Land Rover’s legacy fleet support partner, this Teaming Agreement with Ricardo ensures that Ricardo designed and built Land Rover platforms have their future secured by Through Life Support of all parts and assemblies as well as homologation and developments of these platforms for new applications.”

A Land Rover spokesman commented on the partnership, “We really value our military business and our long-running relationship with the UK Ministry of Defence. Through this milestone agreement with Hobson Industries, we are able to showcase our continued commitment to the MoD and to the support of the fleet long after the manufacturer’s warranty has expired.”

Source: Hobson Industries
Date: Jun 21, 2012