Hybrid drives and the operation of hybrid vehicles are characteristic of contemporary automotive technology. Together with the electronic driver assistant systems, hybrid technology is of the greatest importance and both cannot be ignored by todayas car drivers. This technical reference book provides the reader with a firsthand comprehensive description of significant components of automotive technology. All texts are complemented by numerous detailed illustrations.Standard Drives, Hybrid Drives, Brakes, Safety Systems Konrad Reif ... They are an add-on solution to conventional manual transmissions. The previously manual gearshifts are now performed by pneumatic, hydraulic, or electrical means.
|Title||:||Fundamentals of Automotive and Engine Technology|
|Publisher||:||Springer - 2014-06-16|