In a Hybridized Future with Alternative Fuels: Is the SI Engine the Winning Concept? English

The characteristics of petrol engines have closed up with the Diesel engine, in particular with regard to CO2 emissions. This is mainly due to the application of similar technologies for both, including downsizing with turbo charging and highly flexible direct injection, as well as advanced aftertreatment systems. State-of-the-art technologies deliver an excellent driving experience with low fuel consumption.
In the future, this level of performance will change continuously and considerably due to lower CO2 targets and increased costs for conventional fuels as well as stricter exhaust emission levels. A model examination shows the remaining development potential of IC engines and helps to define the future role of combustion engines within powertrains. In parallel with growing hybridization, the combustion engine will preserve its importance by complying with new fuel compositions. These fuels also can serve as energy carriers to enable the use of energy gained from renewable resources under refueling conditions that are customer friendly. In the future, these conditions and the infrastructure will also play an important role in the growth of vehicle fleet electrification. The combustion engine will remain an essential element of the fleet thanks to its capability to run on fuels with highest energy densities.

Order

Conference proceedings and magazines are sent by post contrary to the PDF files, which can be downloaded as soon as the payment is completed.
They can't be ordered in the same shopping cart.

Select your fee

INGENIEURS DE L'AUTO SE DIGITALISE

 

 

La revue Ingénieurs de l’Auto est maintenant diffusée en print et on line. Une grande première pour la SIA avec ce numéro 865, disponible au format numérique.

Cette version digitale sera, à chaque numéro, réservée aux membres de la SIA abonnés.

Exceptionnellement pour ce premier numéro on line, et en lien avec la situation de confinement et de télétravail de beaucoup d’ingénieurs de notre industrie, la version digitale du numéro de Mai est accessible à tous.

 

DÉCOUVRIR LA REVUE