About EV EngineeringHeadquartered in Melbourne, Australia, EV Engineering is a collaborative venture between leading Australian automotive suppliers: Air International, Bosch, Continental, Futuris; leading industrial company GE, and electrical infrastructure provider Better Place; to develop a proof-of-concept Australian electric vehicle. The project goal is to demonstrate the technical viability and attractiveness to customers of a large electric vehicle. If successful, the project will allow technologies to be considered for possible future mass production and will help to develop electric vehicle engineering skills and components within the Australian supplier industry. The Australian Government’s Green Car Innovation Fund has contributed $3.55 million (AUD) to the project. Please visit www.evengineering.com.au for more information. About UQM UQM Technologies, Inc. (NYSE MKT: UQM) is a developer and manufacturer of power-dense, high-efficiency electric motors, generators and power electronic controllers for the automotive, commercial truck, bus and military markets. A major emphasis for UQM is developing products for the alternative-energy technologies sector, including propulsion systems for electric, hybrid electric, plug-in hybrid electric and fuel cell electric vehicles, under-the-hood power accessories and other vehicle auxiliaries. UQM headquarters, engineering, product development center and manufacturing operation are located in Longmont, Colorado. Please visit www.uqm.com for more information. This Release contains statements that constitute “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act. These statements appear in a number of places in this Release and include statements regarding our plans, beliefs or current expectations, including those plans, beliefs and expectations of our officers and directors with respect to, among other things, future orders to be received, future financial results and the continued growth of the electric-powered vehicle industry. Important Risk Factors that could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements are contained in our Form 10-Q filed July 31, 2012, which is available through our website at www.uqm.com or at www.sec.gov .