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Combustion engines and hybrid vehicles

28-30 April 1998, IMechE Headquarters, London, UK

by International Conference on Combustion Engines and Hybrid Vehicles (1998 IMechE Headquarters, London, England)

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Published by Professional Engineering in Bury St. Edmunds .
Written in English

  • Automobiles -- Motors -- Technological innovations -- Congresses.,
  • Internal combustion engines -- Technological innovations -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementorganized by the Automobile Division and the Combustion Engines Group of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).
    SeriesIMechE conference transactions -- 1998-4
    ContributionsInstitution of Mechanical Engineers. Automobile Division., Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Combustion Engines Group.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination321p. :
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22392698M
    ISBN 101860581439

    Review of the Research Program of the Partnership for a New Generation of Vehicles: Second Report () Chapter: E PNGV Positions Regarding Electric Vehicles and . Internal combustion engines will still be around for some time. Our Environmental Challenge targets 90% reduction of our vehicle CO2 emissions level, requiring significant improvements in conventional engine performance and making next-generation low or zero-CO2 vehicles widely available.

    In the formative days of the automobile, a third of cars were electric, and they challenged internal combustion engine-driven vehicles for primacy. Economic and environmental concerns have periodically revived widespread interest in electric cars and hybrid vehicles, and the quest for a non- or less-polluting vehicle that meets consumer’s. alternative fuel vehicles. relevant. biodiesel fuels fuel cells hydrogen as fuel internal combustion engines--combustion internal combustion engines--ignition internal combustion engines, spark ignition--alternative fuels motor fuels synthetic fuels. related. automobiles--design and construction automobiles--environmental aspects automobiles.

    Hybrid electric vehicles were re-introduced in the late s after a century dominated by purely internal combustion powered engines[1]. Automotive players, such as GM, Ford, DaimlerChrysler, Honda, and Toyota, together with major energy producers, such as BPAmoco, were the major force in the development of hybrid electric vehicles. With production and planning for new electric vehicles gaining momentum worldwide, this book – the third in a series of five volumes on this subject – provides engineers and researchers with perspectives on the most current and innovative developments regarding electric and hybrid-electric vehicle technology, design considerations, and components.

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The main propulsion system in vehicles has since the beginning of the 20th century been Internal Combustion Engines (ICE), and being the main powertrain technology of transportation all over the world it has an extensive infrastructure build up around it.

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The paper is based on my SI›engine model which is pre› sented here in Chapter 5. The paper was presented by me at the SAE Congress in Detroit, USA, • Comparative Study of Generic Hybrid Topologies, was written by Karin Jonasson, myself and Mats Alaküla.The Internal Combustion Engine.

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Usually a hybrid engine in cars is a smaller electrc motor and a petrol motor. At slow town speeds the electric motor is used, this produces no pollution while in slow town traffic.

At higher speeds the petrol motor takes over. The petrol motor wi.