TECHNICAL AND ECONOMIC ASPECTS OF METHANOL AS AN AUTOMOTIVE FUEL

The results of basic test series conducted on a single- cylinder engine are used to establish the reasons that advocate the introduction of methanol or methanol-gasoline blends as alternative fuel for motor vehicle operation: lower exhaust emission concentrations, improved energy utilization, higher engine output, and improved knock- resistance. /GMRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  USA  15096
  • Authors:
    • Koenig, A
    • Lee, W
    • BERNHARDT, W
  • Publication Date: 1976-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 12 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00145130
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE # 760545
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 11 1977 12:00AM