AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY STATUS AND PROJECTIONS. VOLUME 2: ASSESSMENT REPORT

Current and advanced conventional engines, advanced alternative engines, advanced power train components, and other energy conserving automobile modifications which could be implemented by the end of this century are examined. Topics covered include gas turbine engines, Stirling engines, advanced automatic transmissions, alternative fuels, and metal and ceramic technology. Critical problems are examined and areas for future research are indicated.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Jet Propulsion Laboratory

    California Institute of Technology, 4800 Oak Grove Drive
    Pasadena, CA  United States  91103
  • Authors:
    • Dowdy, M
    • Burke, A
    • SCHNEIDER, H
    • Edmiston, W
    • Klose, G
  • Publication Date: 1978-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 414 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00186546
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NASA-CR-157594
  • Contract Numbers: NAS7-100
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1979 12:00AM