This book presents the papers from the Innovations in Fuel Economy and Sustainable Road Transport conference, held in Pune, India, 8-9 November, 2011. Papers examine advances in powertrain, alternative fuels, lightweight vehicles, electric vehicles and hybrid vehicles. An international assembly of senior industry representatives provide insight into research and technological advances in low carbon technology sustainability for road transport, helping towards achieving stringent emissions standards and continual improvements in fuel economy efficiency, all in an expanding Indian market. These technical papers from industry and academia discuss the developments and research of leading organisations. Discusses maximising powertrain performance for a low carbon agenda Provides readers with an understanding of the latest developments in alternative fuels Examines the future landscape for the implementation and development of electric vehiclesOf Drag 0.37 Tires 155/70R12 Frontal Area 0.619m2 The first stage in any EV conversion is usually very mechanical. This involves ... Hence drivability is only about shifting from second to third gears without a clutch which many cars can do rather smoothly. ... Fig. 5: Electrical Wiring Diagram for Electric Vehicle conversion. 37.
|Title||:||Innovations in Fuel Economy and Sustainable Road Transport|
|Author||:||Institution of Mechanical Engineers|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2011-10-19|