PASSENGER CAR FUEL ECONOMY AND RELATIVE ENERGY CONSUMPTION

A simple model of the energy required to negotiate the two Federal test cycles is described and then used as a basis for a graphic representation of the relative energy concumption. The utility of the concept is demonstrated by comparing certification fuel economy data and projections with the aid of the relative energy consumption plot. /SAE/

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  • Pagination: 6 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00190034
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE 780615
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 26 1979 12:00AM