Performance Projects Ltd gains ISO 9001:2015 certification

That Performance Projects conducts projects to an excellent standard is no news to many. Our recently earned ISO 9001:2015 certification is proof of our professionalism, reassuring especially for our potential new clients and partners. Performance Projects has been running a quality management system from its inception in 2010. Developed in-house by Performance Projects, the quality […]

Autosport Engineering Show

Staff from Performance Projects will be attending both days of the Autosport Engineering show at the NEC (UK). Do contact us to organise a meeting, we will have some example products with us.

Mechanical design engineers wanted!

We are looking for a number of mechanical design engineers. To find out more, please follow the link below: Design engineering team

29/4/22 – OxDrive units, developed by Performance Projects, published in agritech research

The University of Lincoln paper discusses the transformational role for robotics in the agri-food system.

8/4/22 – OxDrive 8kW fitment

Staff from Performance Projects have been supporting the installation of 8 kW OxDrive hubs. The fitment comes a week early, ready for field testing after Easter.

1/2/22 – OxDrive announced

Performance Projects would like to announce the formation of OxDrive Ltd.   Specialising in the supply of integrated, rugged, high torque drivelines for agritech, construction and more, OxDrive Ltd is the result of the £0.5m Innovate UK backed collaborative project lead by Performance Projects.  Chris Horton, Managing Director, comments “OxDrive units set the standard for […]

20/12/21 – Christmas Greetings

Performance Projects would like to wish all of its customers, suppliers, and wider contacts a very Merry Christmas and a healthy New Year.

1/9/21 – PPL completes £0.5m Agritech project

Performance Project is pleased to announce the completion of the £0.5m Innovate UK backed Agritech driveline project.  Completed in tight timescale, Performance Projects, along with collaborative partners Printed Motor Works, University of Lincoln, Saga Robotics and ARWAC, successfully showcased the 0.8kW demonstration drives on the advanced Thorvald platform.  

1/11/20 – PPL leads £0.5m Agritech project

Performance Project is proud to announce its lead role in a £0.5m Innovate UK backed Agritech driveline project.  The project aims to create a family of fully integrated high torque drives for agritech, construction, mining and related markets.  Performance Projects will lead a consortium of Printed Motor Works, University of Lincoln, Saga Robotics and ARWAC […]

24/07/20 – Blackburne Engines Morgan Three Wheeler Club article

Colin Butler, visionary behind the new Blackburne Engines, discusses his new engine.

22/04/20 – Blackburne V-twin engine for classic Morgan 3 Wheelers

Blackburne Engines release their V-twin for classic Morgan 3 Wheelers, featuring block design by Performance Projects.

1/4/20 – Radio Le Mans’ John Hindhaugh visits Performance Projects

Radio Le Mans legend John Hindhaugh visits Performance Projects, and is surprised to discover the variety of work from international motorsport to autonomous tractors!  Find out more at

07/11/18 – Performance Projects at PMW 2018

Performance Projects will be at Professional Motorsport World Expo 2018, meeting Buyers and Engineers from Teams and Manufacturers, as well as presenting in the technical forum.

06/07/18 : Performance Projects Open Day (British GP Friday)

Free ice cream and chance to mingle at the Performance Projects Open Day

20/02/18 : Performance Projects’ Chris Horton confirmed as Silverstone Metrology Network’s guest speaker

Performance Projects’ Director Chris Horton is announced as the guest speaker at the Silverstone Metrology Network event on 22nd March.

06/02/2018 : Performance Projects announce move to larger premises

Performance Projects move to larger premises at Silverstone Technology Park.

18/01/2018 : Energy Efficient Motorsport Conference review

Industry leaders identify mechanical design as the key capability for the big challenges ahead in motorsport and niche automotive.

20/11/17 Niche Vehicle Network awards Feasibility Competition grants

20/11/17 Niche Vehicle Network awards Project Feasibility grant to Performance Projects

15/11/17 Performance Projects to present at Professional Motorsport World Expo 2017

Performance Projects to present at Professional Motorsport World Expo 2017

18/07/17 – Performance Projects joins the Silverstone Technology Cluster

Performance Projects is pleased to announce its membership of the Silverstone Technology Cluster.   By joining, Performance Projects adds its world class design capability to the already exceptional and unique range of specialist companies in the organisation.  The Silverstone Technology Cluster aims to promote the capability within the area, increase links between members and foster […]

7/2/17 Historic Motorsport International

Performance Projects to exhibit at the inaugural Historic Motorsports International

7/11/16 Autosport International 2017

It will soon be that time again when the motorsport world gathers in the UK for Europe’s largest motorsport trade show, Autosport International 2017 – and Performance Projects will be there. 12th  – 13th January, Birmingham NEC   Make sure you visit us in the Autosport International Engineering Hall on stand E343, where the team will be showcasing our motorsport design […]

26/01/16 : Performance Projects to exhibit at the London Classic Car Show 2016

Performance Projects to exhibit reverse engineering and parts manufacturing at London Classic Car Show, Excel, 18th-21st Feb 2016

10/01/16 : Performance Projects at Autosport Engineering 2016

Performance Projects exhibiting at Autosport Engineering, 14-15th January 2016

05/01/16 : New website designed for Performance Projects by Pentangle

Out with the old, in with the new – 2016 heralds the launch of the all-new Performance Projects website!