Fallbrook Taps Chinese Manufacturer

San Diego-based Fallbrook Technologies, a developer of continuous variable planetary transmissions being applied to the electric vehicle and other markets, is tapping a Chinese manufacturer for its products, the company said today. Fallbrook said it is using Tri-Star Group to manufacturer its Nuvici continuously variable planetary (CVP) transmission, beginning in Q2 2010. Business arrangements behind the manufacturing agreement were not announced. Tri-Star Group is a unit of Dutech Holdings Limited, of Singapore.