Innovative Bulb for Compact Headlamps Design 2019-36-0066
The Single beam reflector usage with H4 halogen bulb type is adopted in low cost emerging market countries that represent a very important segment for General Motors South America region.
Currently, GM engineering tech centers have developed several different solutions for H4 halogen bulb reflector type that have their package, in terms of dimensions, to meet legal requirement and performance. Taking that into consideration, this new H19LL bulb development represents a great opportunity to find out an innovative new design with reduced mass and consequently cost reduction.
Besides, it could allow enhancing reflectors portfolio as well as enabling Design Studio to better define customer driven theme for the vehicle appearance.
Citation: Cancino Junior, I., Sônego, J., and de Souza, R., "Innovative Bulb for Compact Headlamps Design," SAE Technical Paper 2019-36-0066, 2020. Download Citation
Israel João Cancino Junior, João Guilherme Sônego, Raphael Nunes de Souza