Water Injection for Mainstream Gasoline Passenger Cars English Free

  • Category Position Paper
  • Edition SIA
  • Date 12/02/2020
  • Author SIA Expert Community on Powertrain Technologies
  • Language English
  • Type PDF file (671.79 Ko)
    (Downloadable immediately on receipt of online payment)
  • Number of pages 19
  • Code PP-02-01
  • Fee Free

The SIA Powertrain Technologies Expert Community is taking up its role to study various Powertrain Technologies and to gather and combine the knowledge and experience of its members.

The Community brings together experts from PSA, Renault, Plastic Omnium, Valeo, Faurecia, Michelin, Bosch, Vitesco, Volvo Trucks, Delphi, IFPEN, Total, IAV and EMC.

In this context, the Expert Community has created a working group to study the technology of Water Injection in gasoline combustion engines. It explains the effect of water injection, its implementation in a vehicle and its powertrain, as well as the merits and challenges of this technology.

This paper combines the result of a first study, which is now shared with the actors of the Automotive Industry