AUTOMOBILE ENGINE CONTROL PARAMETERS STUDY. VOLUME II. STATUS OF FOREIGN ENGINE CONTROL PRACTICES
The report contains the results of a study to evaluate automobile engine control parameters and their effects on vehicle fuel economy and emissions. Volume II treats selected foreign manufacturers. The principal topics reviewed for the twenty-eight engines selected for study are engine design modifications, intake system, carburetion, ignition system, emission control devices and fuel economy effects. Also included is a discussion of the operational characteristics and design features of engine control hardware, systems, and techniques, and their general implications on fuel economy and emissions.
- See also Volume 1, PB-281183.
Aerospace CorporationMobile Systems Group, 2350 East El Segundo Blvd
El Segundo, CA USA 90245
Transportation Systems Center55 Broadway, Kendall Square
Cambridge, MA USA 02142
- Roessler, W U
- Covey, R R
- Muraszew, A
- Publication Date: 1977-2
- Pagination: 191 p.
- TRT Terms: Air quality management; Carburetion; Carburetors; Control devices; Control systems; Energy; Equipment; Exhaust gases; Fuel consumption; Ignition systems; Intake valves; Internal combustion engines; Specifications; Vehicle power plants
- Old TRIS Terms: Air pollution control devices; Automobile engines; Intake systems
- Subject Areas: Energy; Highways; Safety and Human Factors; Vehicles and Equipment;
- Accession Number: 00176289
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-TSC-OST-76-56.IIFinal Rpt.
- Contract Numbers: F04701-76-C-0077
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Aug 19 1978 12:00AM