Winton team up with Vauxhall

Monday, 24th April 2017

Winton Engineering teamed up with leading vehicle manufacturer Vauxhall for one of its latest videos, providing two vans equipped with the brand’s market leading on-vehicle power systems.
Vauxhall requested the vans to appear in the professional film, promoting its Movano mobile workshop conversions, which are fully kitted out with Winton systems.
Ideal for mobile maintenance and workshops, tyre fitting and fleet support, Winton’s FWD and RWD engine or underfloor mounted on-vehicle power systems are unique in their utilisation of a Mattei rotary … read more

Camels on Wheels raise money for Teenage Cancer Trust

Monday, 20th February 2017

Winton recently sponsored its marketing partner Plott Creative to complete the world famous Dumball rally as part of efforts to raise £1million for Teenage Cancer Trust by 2018.
The Camel Sutras, a team of four led by Plott managing director Anna Plotnek, embarked upon the gruelling Dumball Rally in January 2017, proudly undertaking their journey in a Winton and Plott Creative branded jeep. The annual ‘festival on wheels’ sees a colourful convoy of archetypal Indian Mahindra jeeps travel 2,000 miles from … read more

It’s time to rethink mobile power, by Paul Smith, commercial manager at Winton

Sunday, 15th January 2017

For many fleet operators, having access to mobile power is essential for business operations. Mobile power is required for many tasks carried out on the road, including the operation of road drills, hand tools, submersible pumps and electrofusion equipment, and for supplying site lighting.
And, for businesses that rely on mobile power, this has often meant towing a separate generator and/or compressor, carrying them in the back of a vehicle or arranging for these items to be delivered to site.
This approach … read more

Dumball Rally

Monday, 19th December 2016

We are proud to be sponsoring Anna from PLOTT Creative, our Marketing Partners, on her charity expedition in January 2017 when she will be taking part in the world famous ‘Dumball Rally.’ Raising funds for The Teenage Cancer Trust, Anna’s team “The Camel Sutra’s,”  will be flying out to Delhi where they will be met by a fleet of old, mechanically unreliable Indian Jeeps. They will then drive them for thousands of miles on the world’s toughest road facing the … read more

On-vehicle power conversions: benefits and considerations

Thursday, 15th December 2016

When a business requires flexible mobile power, on-vehicle systems can be an ideal solution. Andy Jones, managing director of on-vehicle power specialist Winton, explains more about the benefits and considerations.
With an on-vehicle power system, vehicles are professionally converted so the power of the engine is used to drive auxiliary equipment, rather than carrying or towing a separate generator or compressor. On-vehicle power systems can provide compressed air, electric and hydraulic power, and even high pressure water jetting, and can therefore … read more