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This month's Green Hero has been revealed. Find out who picks up the honour now: #greencars #xtrac

This month's Green Hero has been revealed. Find out who picks up the honour now: #greencars #xtrac

When we think of green car innovators, most of us would point to start-up companies who would struggle to chase their roots back beyond the turn of the millennium: modern thinkers for a tech-savvy generation. However, this month our Green Hero spotlight turns to a company that has been at the heart of British engineering for three decades: Xtrac. The company, which has been a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of transmission systems since 1984, has had success across a variety of sectors, including those relating to the highest levels of motorsport, defence and transportation. Its latest innovations however, highlight where the future of the industry stands – as it becomes a pacesetter in the fields of hybrid and electric technology. Tell us about Xtrac Xtrac began in the 1980s as a specialist in four-wheel drive transmissions for Rallycross. During its format...

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