AUTOMOTIVE STIRLING REFERENCE ENGINE DESIGN REPORT

The Reference Stirling Engine System, which was to provide the best possible fuel economy while meeting or exceeding all other program objectives is described. It was designed to meet the requirements of a Reference Vehicle, which is a 1984 GM Pontiac Phoenix (X-body). This design utilizes all new technology that can reasonably be expected to be developed by 1984 and that is judged to provide significant improvement, relative to development risk and cost. (ERA citation 06:032209)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Department of the Navy

    The Pentagon
    Washington, DC  United States  20350

    Mechanical Technology Incorporated

    Stirling Engine Systems Division
    Latham, NY  United States  12110

    Department of Energy

    1000 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20585
  • Publication Date: 1981-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 133 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00347177
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOE/NASA/0032-12, NASA/CR-165381
  • Contract Numbers: AI01-77CS51040
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 30 1982 12:00AM