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The Niche Vehicle Network is an independent association of over 400 niche vehicle manufacturers, specialist technology and supply chain companies.
Today’s event took place at the Morgan Car Company in Malvern, which was well attended with over 130 people using the opporunity to discuss potential collaborations on a wide range of projects. The formal presentations and organised collaboration ‘speed dating’ event proved to be fascinating, making it a very worthwhile day.
For the past ten years, NVN have provided funding and support to enable various companies to develop new technology and build prototype vehicles which form the basis of new cars and motorcycles demonstrating and ensuring that the UK industry leads the way in the adoption of lightweight materials and advanced powertrain solutions.
Niche vehicle manufacturers including Zenos Cars, Ariel, Caterham, BAC and Delta Motorsport have collaborated with suppliers such as Mahle Powertrain, Emerge engineering and Surface Transforms to develop technologies and systems.