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Ricardo Defense Systems and LIFT Join Forces to Mitigate Risk to Armed Forces Personnel

New $7.5 million project to address critical issue of Humvee rollovers

DETROIT – Ricardo Defense Systems, LLC, and LIFT – Lightweight Innovations For Tomorrow, a Manufacturing USA institute, announced today the launch of a $7.5 million joint project to address persistent rollover issues related to the High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV). The initiative’s goal: to limit risk to soldiers’ well being and ensure mission successes by identifying and deploying a new, robust, reliable alternative to documented braking and stability problems in the current HMMWV configuration.