Increasing the Efficiency of a Two-Stroke Car Diesel Engine
The innovative two-stroke car diesel engine concept from Aumet Oy is based on a very rapid gas exchange through poppet valves in the cylinder head when the piston approaches top dead centre. This rapid gas exchange is achieved by high-pressure scavenging air that is produced externally. From 1990 to 2000, many car manufacturers examined ways of improving the two-stroke car diesel engine.
Source: Issue no.: 2003-05
Requirements to be met by the Powertrain of a Heavy-duty Vehicle
Currently, power transmission of heavy-duty vehicles quickly reaches its limit when operated off-road, so that the driver is forced to actively interfere with the drivetrain, for example, lock the...
Efficiency Analysis of Drivelines for Various Off-highway Applications
Off-highway driveline technology includes not only numerous vehicle types such as agricultural machinery, construction machinery, industrial trucks, and rail vehicles, but also disparate uses for...
Adapted Volume-produced Diesel Control Unit for Natural Gas Engine
For small series applications, the development costs for an engine control unit can quickly become inviable due to the low quantities involved. The following example shows how developers at...