Belting Out the Boost

May 2001
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;May2001, Vol. 113 Issue 5, p69
Trade Publication
Features the superchargers for automobile engine developed by Eaton company. Predicted sales growth of supercharger; Benefits of supercharger; Difference of supercharger from turbocharger.


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