Tag Archive: Zytek Engineering

Apr 09

Zytek Automotive acquired by Continental whilst

Zytek Engineering remain wholly owned by founder

Zytek Bill Gibson the founder and owner of Zytek Engineering Ltd – the UK based racing powertrain and motorsport business – recently concluded a deal to sell his 50% shareholding in Zytek Automotive Ltd to German company Continental AG. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 23

Zytek Engineering has announced the development of a 2014 LMP1 fuel flow regulation compliant engine

Zytek announces 2014 LMP1 Powertrain

Zytek LMP1 EngineThis incorporates technology from the V8 ZRS-03 units, used in the Renault World Series FR3.5 category, and draws on its long and successful history of designing cost effective, innovative racing powertrains.


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Nov 24

Zytek Engineering is building on its championship winning season

Chassis and engine orders pour in for 2012

Zytek Zytek competition - 09S PromoZytek Engineering is building on its championship winning season with plans unveiled recently showing that it will be busier than ever during 2012. Greaves Motorsport has shown faith in the chassis that took it to an LMP2 class victory in the Le Mans 24 Hours by announcing that it will run two cars, while a record number of enquiries have been received with regard to the Zytek developed and serviced Nissan LMP2 engine.

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Jun 01

Zytek to supply engines for Formula Renault 3.5 Series‏

Proven experience chosen for new car

ZytekWorld Series by Renault logoZytek Engineering has been chosen to supply the engine for the Formula Renault 3.5 Series 2012 – 2014. The Repton based manufacturer was a logical choice, as its incredibly reliable engines have been the specified power units for Formula 3000, A1GP and the Auto GP series. Zytek engines have also won in class at Le Mans and powered Zytek’s own chassis to overall victories in the Le Mans Series and American Le Mans Series races, along with the LMS LMP2 drivers and team championships in 2009. Read the rest of this entry »


Mar 05

World-renowned ex-F1 engineer joins United Autosports’ GT3 program

Trevor Foster commits to British-based team’s future

United Autosports LogoTrevor Foster Ultra-experienced Trevor Foster (GB) has joined United Autosports as Race Engineer & Technical Director. Foster’s illustrious career spans over 40 years, running teams in Formulae Ford 1600, 2000 and Three before working in Formula One with Tyrrell, Team Lotus, Jordan and BAR.  Read the rest of this entry »


Apr 25

Team LNT take delivery of brand new Ginetta-Zytek GZ09S LMP1

British team complete shakedown of 2009 challenger

Yorkshire based Team LNT renewed their acquaintance with Ginetta-Zytek machinery today, running their new GZ09S for the first time at a sunny Snetterton. Read the rest of this entry »


Feb 03

Zytek Engineering begins busy season with Estoril test

First track test for brand new Ginetta-Zytek GZ09S/2

ZytekQuifel-ASM took delivery of its new Ginetta-Zytek GZ09S/2 LMP2 last week. The Portuguese team successfully completed a shakedown of its new car at the Autódromo do Estoril. Read the rest of this entry »