ECONOMIC COMPARISON OF FUTURE AUTOMOTIVE POWER SYSTEMS

This paper presents Exxon Enterprises Inc.'s approach to the economic evaluation of advanced automotive power systems. The paper derives and compares projected initial costs and operating costs for a subcompact car and a full size car powered by four different advanced power systems, i.e. an advanced spark ignition engine, a lightweight diesel engine, a battery powered motor, and a diesel electric hybrid system. /SAE/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  United States  15096
  • Authors:
    • Mauri, G
    • Fetterman Jr, G P
    • Ricci, R L
  • Publication Date: 1978-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: 8 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00193524
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE 780035
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 26 1979 12:00AM