PHASE 1 OF THE NEAR TERM HYBRID PASSENGER VEHICLE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM. APPENDIX B: TRADE-OFF STUDIES, VOLUME 1

Tradeoff study activities and the analysis process used are described with emphasis on (1) review of the alternatives; (2) vehicle architecture; and (3) evaluation of the propulsion system alternatives; interim results are presented for the basic hybrid vehicle characterization; vehicle scheme development; propulsion system power and transmission ratios; vehicle weight; energy consumption and emissions; performance; production costs; reliability, availability and maintainability; life cycle costs, and operational quality. The final vehicle conceptual design is examined.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Fiat Research Center

    Strada Torino 10043, Orbassano 50
    Turin,   Italy 

    National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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  • Authors:
    • Traversi, M
    • Piccolo, R
  • Publication Date: 1980-6-11

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  • Pagination: 131 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00326152
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NASA-CR-163222, JPL-9950-330
  • Contract Numbers: JPL-955187
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 19 1981 12:00AM