News and Press Releases
21 December 2018
Total Composite Solutions (TCS) Ltd Forms Partnership with Brabham Automotive

Advanced composites solutions provider, TCS, and Brabham Automotive  announced a strategic partnership in advanced material and process development for current and future vehicle builds.

Building on a remarkable 70-year racing pedigree, Sir Jack Brabham’s son David Brabham announced Brabham’s return to manufacturing in May of this year with the global launch of Brabham Automotive’s first product, the stunning BT62.

Crafted from lightweight carbon fibre and weighing only 972kg, the BT62’s exterior surface and aggressive aerodynamic package combine to strike the optimal balance between function and form. TCS will utilise its current market leading material technology and processing, including prepregs, advanced resins and adhesive systems, whilst further developing bespoke lighter, stiffer structural and cosmetic material solutions. The partnership will give Brabham clients much greater design choice and optimum technology, whilst holding firm to the “true drivers car” DNA.

Andy Pointon, Managing Director of TCS, states,

"TCS is proud to be associated with the Brabham name which truly represents the best in world class motor racing history - a name every car enthusiast holds dear. Working alongside Brabham today we see great strategic alignment between our companies both in terms of direction, values, drive, and a desire to bring the absolute best in performance to the market. The current and future vehicle builds will be ground breaking for sure, and TCS will work closely with Brabham to increasingly elevate the client choice and experience. An exciting 2019 ahead.”

Director of Brabham Automotive, Christian Reynolds, comments,

“This announcement symbolises the Brabham ethos of collaboration. Our partnership with TCS will allow us to engineer to the highest standards of vehicle engineering. This strategic relationship will deliver true innovation on the vehicle aesthetic through bespoke carbon designs for our customers. We are able to present the perfect balance of vehicle functionality and form on the Brabham BT62. Our goal has always been to harmonise technical and aesthetic design, allowing us to present and showcase uncompromised quality and our partnership with TCS will provide the perfect platform for us to continue to deliver on this goal.”

Further announcements will be made in early 2019 regarding the specific design directions coming out of the partnership.

About Brabham Automotive:

The Brabham story began in 1948 when Sir Jack Brabham made his Australian competition debut. Sir Jack went on to become a triple world champion and in 1966 became the first, and still the only, driver to win a Formula 1 World Championship in a car of his own construction. Now seventy years on, Brabham remains one of the world’s most iconic motorsport marques with a lineage of champion racers, engineers and innovators. Spearheaded by David Brabham, Brabham Automotive continues that rich heritage and continues the Brabham story into the 21st century, once again designing and manufacturing cars which defy convention.

Further information can be found at: www.brabhamautomotive.com

About Total Composite Solutions (TCS) Ltd:

Total Composites Solutions (TCS) Ltd is an advanced composite solutions company focusing on providing its customers and partners with market development, technical and engineering support along with optimised products within the advanced Resin, Adhesives, Fibre and Prepreg markets.

For more information:  www.totalcompositesolutions.com