TITLE

Bosch: Refined engines needed to cut emissions

AUTHOR(S)
Chew, Edmund
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;07/10/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5883, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the remarks by Robert Bosch GmbH's chairman Hermann Scholl on the need for more efficient drivetrains to reduce car emissions. Need for superchargers, variable valve timing and more refined diesel engines; Transition to electrical steering; Possible integration of steering systems and electronic stability.
ACCESSION #
3338932

 

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