LAKE FOREST, Calif., Aug. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: QTWW), a global leader in natural gas storage systems, integration and vehicle system technologies, today announced that it has received several follow-on orders from existing customers representing in excess of $1.0 million in CNG tank product deliveries. "As we build our business around existing customers as well as new opportunities and an expanded customer base, we take pride in fostering and growing relationships with our existing customers," said Mr. Brian Olson, President and CEO of Quantum. "With the expansion of our sales force and technical expertise in the field, we are focused on staying closer than ever to our customers which provides us opportunities to support them and build on these relationships," concluded Mr. Olson. Quantum has recently initiated technical support workshops and offers other training resources for integrators and city and local governments to invite their fleet customers to attend. This is enabling Quantum to strengthen ties to the market place and provide opportunities to support and grow the natural gas industry. About Quantum Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. is a leader in the innovation, development and production of natural gas fuel storage systems and the integration of vehicle system technologies including engine and vehicle control systems and drivetrains. Quantum produces one of the most innovative, advanced, and light‐weight compressed natural gas storage tanks in the world and supplies these tanks, in addition to fully‐integrated natural gas storage systems, to truck and automotive OEMs and aftermarket and OEM truck integrators. Quantum provides low emission and fast‐to‐market solutions to support the integration and production of natural gas fuel and storage systems, hybrid, fuel cell, and specialty vehicles, as well as modular, transportable hydrogen refueling stations. Quantum is headquartered in Lake Forest, California, and has operations and affiliations in the United States, Canada, and India. Forward Looking Statements: This press release contains forward looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All statements included in this report, other than those that are historical, are forward‐looking statements and can generally be identified by words such as "may," "could," "will," "should," "assume," "expect," "anticipate," "plan," "intend," "believe," "predict," "estimate," "forecast," "outlook," "potential," or "continue," or the negative of these terms, and other comparable terminology. Various risks and other factors could cause actual results, and actual events that occur, to differ materially from those contemplated by the forward looking statements. The Company undertakes no obligation to update the information in this press release to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of anticipated or unanticipated events. More information about the products and services of Quantum can be found at http://www.qtww.com/ or you may contact: Brion D. Tanous PrincipalCleanTech IR, Inc.Email: btanous@cleantech‐ir.com ©2013 Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc.Advanced Technology Center, 25242 Arctic Ocean Drive, Lake Forest, CA 92630Phone 949-399-4500 Fax 949-399-4600 SOURCE Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc.