SOLD: FTR Moto IP Asset Sale

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Kevin Lucas of Lucas Johnson Limited, the Administrator of FTR Moto Limited (in Administration) (“FTR Moto” or the “Company”), has appointed Metis Partners to support the marketing and sale of the intellectual property (“IP”) assets relating to the Company.


  • Well-known Brand of Motorcycle Chassis
  • Exciting Racing Pedigree
  • Valuable Relationships in Elite Level Grand Prix Racing Series
  • European Trade Mark Protection

This is a unique opportunity to acquire the IP assets of FTR Moto, a distinguished designer and manufacturer of racing motorcycle chassis.


All offers and requests for more information should be submitted by email directly to Morven Fraser at and Aylin Dzhafer at The deadline for offers has been set at Wednesday 26th July 2017 at noon.


The predecessor of the Company had been established in 1994, supplying fabricated and welded components for the racing car and motorcycle industries and proving its credentials in chassis construction. In 2009 FTR Moto was created as a racing brand for the new Moto2 World Championship class, which the Company successfully entered as a manufacturer in 2010. Since then, FTR Moto expanded its presence into the Moto GP and Moto3 racing classes in 2012.

Having specialised in the design, production and development of motorcycle race machines and associated components for racing use, the Company supplied its innovative products to world’s leading motorsport teams. Notable customers have included Honda Racing Corporation, MSS Kawasaki and Crescent Suzuki.

In addition, the Company designed and developed its own single-seater car that has been supplied to a number of racing schools worldwide, including Mexico, Scotland and UAE.


This opportunity is likely to be of interest to companies operating in the following areas:

  • Motorcycling
  • Automotive
  • Sports Technology


  • Goodwill Rights in the FTR Moto Brand
  • Rights in the Registered Trade Mark and Unregistered Trade Marks