Sevcon to Announce First-Quarter 2013 Financial Results on January 29

Sevcon to Announce First-Quarter 2013 Financial Results on January 29

Company to Webcast Conference Call Live at 9:00 a.m. ET on January 30

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sevcon, Inc.
(Nasdaq:SEV), a global manufacturer of drivetrain controls for electric and
hybrid vehicles, today announced that it will release first-quarter 2013
financial results after the close of the market on Tuesday, January 29, 2013.
Sevcon will host a conference call to discuss the results on Wednesday,
January 30, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. ET.

President and Chief Executive Officer Matt Boyle and Vice President, Treasurer
and Chief Financial Officer Paul Farquhar will host the call.

Those who wish to listen to the conference call webcast should visit the
Investor Relations section of the company's website at www.sevcon.com. The
live call also can be accessed by dialing (877) 407-5790 or (201) 689-8328
prior to the start of the call. If you are unable to listen to the live call,
the webcast will be archived on the company's website.

About Sevcon, Inc.

Sevcon is a world leader in the design and manufacture of microprocessor-based
controls for zero emission electric and hybrid vehicles. The controls are used
to vary the speed and movement of vehicles, to integrate specialized functions
and to optimize the energy consumption of the vehicle's power source. The
company supplies customers throughout the world from its operations in the
USA, the U.K., France and the Asia Pacific region and through an international
dealer network. Sevcon's customers are manufacturers of on and off-road
vehicles including cars, trucks, buses, motorcycles, fork lift trucks, aerial
lifts, mining vehicles, airport tractors, sweepers and other electrically
powered vehicles. For more information visit www.sevcon.com.

The Sevcon, Inc. logo is available at
http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=9607

CONTACT: David Calusdian
         Sharon Merrill Associates
         1 (617) 542 5300
         dcalusdian@InvestorRelations.com
        
         Matt Boyle
         President and CEO
         1 (508) 281 5503
         matt.boyle@Sevcon.com

Sevcon, Inc. Logo
 
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.