Toyota Sees Petrol Hybrids As Precursors To EVs

By APA Bureau: Hybrid vehicles can immediately be marketed, while the fully electric vehicle technology is perfected and infrastructure is developed, to reduce the CO2 emission from vehicles on road. The technology to develop hybrids can be eventually used for electrical vehicles (EVs). According to Takashi Uehara, Chief Engineer, Power Train Product Planning Division, Toyota […]

Mercedes-Benz Vans To Enhance [email protected] Strategy With Fuel Cell

By T Murrali: Mercedes-Benz Vans is set to enhance the [email protected] strategy with fuel cell. Using the example of a semi-integrated motorhome, the Concept Sprinter F-CELL, exhibited at Daimler Product Showcase at Hannover airport, a day before the recently concluded IAA 2018 show, illustrated the full breadth of the characteristic benefits of a fuel cell […]

New Generation PowerTrain, New Possibilities

By T Murrali: Since its first patent in 1861 by Nikolaus Otto, the thermodynamic cycle has been adopted in various forms in the development of the internal combustion(IC) engine. The cylinder with piston was the most successful design though the position of the cylinders and their sizes were altered to suit their specific applications. Thus there […]

As Markets Move Slowly To EVs, SEG Auto Offers Solutions To Cut CO2 Emission Of ICEs

By APA Bureau: The Germany-based SEG Automotive, which specialises in starter motors, electrification components and generators, is driven in its product development by the imperative to reduce carbon emission of internal combustion engines (ICEs). This is in spite of the global trend towards electrification of vehicles. “The main trend (guiding product development) is the CO2 […]

Continental Offers Innovative BS-VI Solutions

Technology company Continental AG has been operating in five divisions such as Chassis & Safety, Interior, Powertrain, Tyres and ContiTech. Fuel & Exhaust Management Business Unit is part of the Powertrain division and it works on three main areas of tank management, selective catalytic reduction system and catalysts and filters. “We have the competence to […]