FLAT ROCK, MI – A steady rollout of new diesels, gasoline direct-injection, stop/start systems, high-efficiency alternators and cheaper lithium-ion batteries factor into Robert Bosch LLC’s product offerings to help auto makers meet the 35.5-mpg (6.6 L/100 km) fuel-economy mandate that takes effect in the U.S. in 2016. In the long term, all powertrain paths lead to a full electric vehicle, the world’s largest auto supplier says. But for at least the next 20 years, efficiency gains and ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Diesel Enables 55-MPG Large Car, Bosch Says" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.