TITLE

Turbos set to overtake GDI, says supplier

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Automotive Engineer;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the usefulness of turbochargers in increasing the efficiency of gasoline engine by original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). The lower cost of turbochargers could mean faster adoption rates in downsized engines for entry-level vehicles. It was found that in terms of acceleration, cost-effective port injection turbos will grow faster than gasoline direct injection (GDI).
ACCESSION #
26370833

 

Related Articles

  • OEM turbochargers from TurboPro.  // Motor Equipment News;Oct2013, p34 

    The article focuses on the TurboPro Network of specialist turbocharger repairers in New Zealand.

  • Holset available through TurboPro.  // Motor Equipment News;Mar2011, p16 

    This article announces that a range of Holset turbochargers as well as parts and repair services are already available through the TurboPro Network of repairers and on sellers across New Zealand, and that Alltech Diesel and Turbocharger Ltd. have been appointed sole master distributor for Holset...

  • Talkin' Turbos for Performance. Wilson, Rich // Automotive Industries;Oct2004, Vol. 184 Issue 10, p44 

    Describes the turbochargers offered by Honeywell Garrett. Impact of the turbochargers on the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) business; Features of the ball bearing turbochargers; Background on the company; Interest of OEM in the tuner involvement and the growth of the market.

  • Alfred Büchi. Scoltock, James // Automotive Engineer;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p7 

    The article focuses on the contribution of Alfred Büchi to the development of combustion engines for automobiles. It mentions that Büchi has invented turbocharger technology and obtained his invention's patent in 1905. However, his invention was first used in maritime industry to power...

  • No extra charge. Bickerstaffe, Simon // Automotive Engineer;Jan2008, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p41 

    The article focuses on the ability of the turbocharger materials to enhance and mitigate carbon dioxide emissions. These materials are changing because the original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) are squeezing more power from engines. This indicates that more applications will rely on them to...

  • BUDGET GRUNT!  // Street Machine;Nov2009, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p16 

    The article focuses on a budget turbo fitted to the Indy Automotive HQ street car by machine shop Dandy Engines based in Melbourne, Victoria. A blow-through, non-intercooled Garrett GT35 turbo combination was first installed in the vehicle that ran an easy 10.73 at 128 miles per hour (mph)....

  • Twin-charged engine. Allen, James // Automotive Engineer;Nov2014, Vol. 39 Issue 9, p9 

    The article offers information on the compulsion on using turbocharger and supercharger technologies in an automobile engine for cleaner and safer vehicles. It also mentions that the Original equipment manufacturers (OEM) produced a Delta S4 rally car that combined the two technologies. It also...

  • Turbos, Blowers and Real MPG. McELROY, JOHN // Ward's Auto World;May2013, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p18 

    The author discusses aspects of the market of turbochargers in the automobile industry. The author states that the market of turbochargers is improving, therefore automobile manufacturers are encouraging more suppliers ton enter the business. He mentions that Eaton company is the only business...

  • How it works. Weernink, Wim Oude // Automotive News Europe;10/3/2005, Vol. 10 Issue 20, p13 

    Presents information on the operation of automobile turbochargers. Difference between the technology and superchargers; Benefits of the addition of intercoolers or cooling systems in automobile engines; Capabilities of variable turbochargers.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics