The internal-combustion engine is likely to remain the most practical power source for cars and trucks for decades to come. Fortunately, modern engineering can still significantly raise the fuel economy of cars without compromising their performance. modifications in the design of the automobile offer substantial savings for car owners, less dependence on oil and reduced greenhouse gas emissions.

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    Scientific American Incorporated

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  • Authors:
    • DeCicco, J
    • Ross, M
  • Publication Date: 1994-12


  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 52-57
  • Serial:
    • Scientific American
    • Volume: 271
    • Issue Number: 6
    • Publisher: Scientific American Incorporated
    • ISSN: 0036-8733

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  • Accession Number: 00672396
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Jan 6 1995 12:00AM