TITLE

Renault aims to be first to reach market with 42-volt system

AUTHOR(S)
Weernink, Wim Oude
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;7/17/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5884, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Europe-based Renault SA's goal of becoming the first volume carmaker to switch from a 14-volt to a 42-volt electrical system in a production model. Utilization of the Megane Scenic small minivan as a prototype; Increase in average demand for electric energy in cars; Trend toward replacement of mechanical functions with electrical functions.
ACCESSION #
3361257

 

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