SOURCE: Torvec Inc.

Torvec Inc.

October 07, 2011 08:00 ET

Torvec and Hyundai to Debut Show Car at SEMA

ROCHESTER, NY--(Marketwire - Oct 7, 2011) - Torvec, Inc. (OTCQB: TOVC) (PINKSHEETS: TOVC) announced today that it will be providing IsoTorque® differentials for Hyundai Motor's High Performance SEMA car, set to début at the 2011 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) exposition, to be held in Las Vegas Nevada between November 1st - 4th (More details will be released later).

Hyundai has been working with Torvec for over a year, testing the IsoTorque differential in both California and South Korea with positive results. It is the superior performance of the IsoTorque that has allowed Torvec the honor of participating with Hyundai at SEMA.

SEMA showcases the latest in automotive products in Las Vegas across 3 million square feet within 3 buildings and is visited by over 100,000 prequalified automotive industry professionals from 117 countries. At SEMA the latest automotive products are introduced to the industry, showcasing technology that could end up in dealership showrooms around the world.

Keith Gleasman, Torvec's President, stated: "We are excited to provide our IsoTorque differential and its benefits for Hyundai's SEMA car. We have established a good working relationship with Hyundai and know that we can make great cars even better."

David Dutko, Senior Engineer at Hyundai North America, stated: "We are pleased by the IsoTorque's performance thus far in our testing and believe it is a worthy addition to our SEMA show car."

This news release contains forward-looking statements regarding Torvec's future economic performance and prospects that are subject to risks and uncertainties. These risks and uncertainties could cause actual results to differ from those described in such statements. Such risks and uncertainties include those described from time to time in Torvec's SEC reports, including its most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K.

About Torvec, Inc.

Torvec, Inc. is a publicly traded company that develops and markets advanced automotive and hydraulic power technologies. Its IsoTorque® differential sets the bar for differential design. The IsoTorque improves the traction, handling, performance and safety of a vehicle without the need for complex electronics and clutches that wear out. The Rota-Torque pump is a breakthrough in hydraulic design, which delivers unsurpassed performance, all in a package that is over 50% smaller and lighter than existing technologies. For additional information, please visit www.torvec.com.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Andrew Gleasman
    585-254-1100