The tractive resistance diagram in Fig. ... In many areas, the tractive forces are even higher than if a conventional VW Bus is driven by a 37 kW petrol engine with 4-speed manual gearbox. ... If e.g. a 5 kW motor is selected for a VW Golf, its power is sufficient to drive the vehicle on level ground at constant speeds up to 50 kphanbsp;...
|Title||:||Second International Conference on New Developments in Powertrain and Chassis Engineering at the Palais des Congrès, Strasbourg, 14-16 June 1989|
|Author||:||Institution of Mechanical Engineers (Great Britain)|