SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2009-06-01

SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2009-06-01
    • The diesel engine diet
      Researchers correlate engine performance and durability with the properties of alternative fuels that consist of vegetable oils and animal fats.
    • Looking at a safer future
      Software, other sensors will augment cameras as safety's role in the off-highway industry takes an upward spiral.
    • Plastics expand their range
      From high-speed train exterior panels to powertrain components, plastics and composite materials are finding their way into more off-highway applications.