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2013-11-20 23:03:31

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Advanced Internal Combustion Engine Technologies Report. London (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 This report looks at the market drivers currently affecting the advanced powertrain sector, in particular fuel economy, CO2 emissions, fuel prices and criterion emissions. Furthermore, the report provides detailed analysis of spark-ignition, compression-ignition and combined spark and compression ignition engines technologies....

2013-10-21 08:21:22

Improvements have been made to the engine, transmission, body and chassis MIAMI, Oct. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Mazda introduced their line of SkyActiv technologies back in 2011, and in the last two years the technology has been vastly improved. SkyActiv technology continues to be implemented in the engine, transmission, body and chassis of new models which helps to increase overall safety, performance and fuel efficiency. It's the SkyActiv technology that is providing new...

2013-06-06 08:20:34

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass., June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Scuderi Group, Inc., developers of the SCUDERI Split-Cycle Engine(TM) technology, today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with a worldwide engine manufacturer concerning their intended cooperation in a joint development project. Details of this agreement are confidential. This signing reflects the growing interest in the industry around split-cycle internal combustion engine technology and the emergence of the...

Get Where You’re Going Using Less Gas And Oil
2012-10-05 15:12:34

A quick pit-stop at the gas station is enough to put a good dent in your wallet. New technology is set to lower the high cost of filling up your car, by enabling combustion engines to consume two to three percent less gas and significantly less oil, while eliminating a step in engine production. An engine without oil will not survive for very long. Pistons need plenty of lubricant in order to be able to move within the cylindrical sleeves in the engine block. Two things are known to raise...

2012-08-02 02:21:38

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FEV, Inc., (FEV) a leading developer of advanced powertrain and vehicle technologies, announced today that it is making a significant investment in the addition of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) engine testing capabilities. CNG is viewed as one of the most viable near-term solutions to reduce U.S. dependence on foreign oil. Converted test cells are expected to be operational by October of this year. Gary Rogers, FEV, Inc. president and CEO, made...

2011-09-01 12:57:00

WIESBADEN, Germany, Sept. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal-Mogul Corporation (NASDAQ: FDML) has jointly developed with Mercedes-Benz a piston technology for Daimler's latest V6 diesel engine that helps to reduce fuel consumption and emissions. The design gives Mercedes-Benz a piston that fully exploits the advances in thermal and mechanical durability made possible by Federal-Mogul's DuraBowl manufacturing process. Federal-Mogul's DuraBowl piston technology will be among the company latest...

2011-03-14 09:31:00

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FEV Inc., (FEV) a leading developer of advanced powertrain and vehicle technologies, announced today that it will exhibit a lean burn engine concept at the SAE 2011 World Congress that has been modified to run on Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). The engine is designed for use in light-duty vehicles, and demonstrates the potential of modifying passenger vehicle engines to achieve diesel-like fuel efficiency and power using CNG as an...

2010-01-08 12:15:00

DETROIT, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The market launch of the world's first fully variable hydraulic valve control system once again substantiates the Schaeffler Group's reputation as an innovation leader and problem solver for highly demanding technical challenges. Developed in collaboration between Fiat Powertrain and the Schaeffler Group and manufactured by Schaeffler, the UniAir valve control system will make its debut in the Alfa MiTo 1.4 MultiAir. This compact Alfa Romeo is the first...

2009-12-15 04:26:00

LONDON, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent research on the European powertrain market, Frost & Sullivan presents Gomecsys BV (Gomecsys) with the 2009 European Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation of the Year. This is in recognition of the company's excellence in taking initiatives for reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. Gomecsys has also introduced the GoEngine, which combines the advantages of cost-effective manufacturing and environment-friendly...

2009-05-04 07:00:00

BOSTON, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Since these five steps reduce the compression ratio to 5 to 1 and enlarge the expansion ratio to 15 to 1 without a loss of torque, these fuel saving modifications are equally applicable to both newer and older design engines. The values given here are for a 2 liter 4 cylinder engine. Other engines would require different values to these modifications. 1. Reduce the size of each combustion chamber at top dead center from the present 50 to 60 cubic centimeters to...