US Highland announces R&D partnership with Sweden's Rollox

Publish Date: 
Aug 2, 2012

TULSA, Okla. - US Highland has announced it has entered a long-term strategic relationship with Rollox AB, an international powersports research and development firm in Sosdala, Sweden.

Rollox's main operations focus on R&D for engines in sizes from 250cc up to 1300cc, as well as high-performance vehicles including motorcycles and ATVs.

Rollox CEO Martin Lind, a world-class off-road racer and Swedish national champion, leads a research and development team that will expand US Highland’s access to resources to build and test prototype components for both powertrain and vehicles, the company stated.

"This is an excellent partnership based on a five-year history between the principals of Rollox and US Highland," said president and CEO John R. Fitzpatrick, III. "This allows US Highland to leverage an existing relationship that can accelerate our research and development activities and launch of our entire product line of powertrains and vehicles. Martin Lind and I have developed a tight relationship already that is based on mutual respect and trust….Rollox has already demonstrated the ability to rapidly deliver R&D prototypes to our specifications."

Posted by Holly Wagner