Tag: automotive-engineering

49 Why do cars have mirrors for rear view rather than cameras? 2016-03-16T07:19:14.157

45 How was Volkswagen able to trick the lab pollution test? 2015-09-28T13:58:53.050

25 Which is Worse: Car vs. Car or Car vs. Wall? 2015-06-08T23:54:06.047

20 Why are rear wheels not placed at the extreme rear of a bus? 2015-04-08T21:53:54.640

18 Why do car wheels have holes? 2015-05-19T12:02:10.323

17 Why do cars turn by turning the front wheel? 2015-08-28T20:52:38.440

14 While going downhill, does my car consume less fuel when in neutral or in gear? 2015-05-18T03:38:48.707

12 Are pneumatic tires obsolete? 2015-01-27T19:42:17.510

12 What happens when you put the wrong type of fuel in an internal combustion engine? 2015-03-01T17:40:49.340

12 How much clearance does a car need when turning a corner? 2015-07-11T16:18:46.103

12 What causes the sound coming from electrical vehicles? 2015-11-30T16:06:43.817

10 Are small car engines designed to tolerate a higher duty cycle than large car engines? 2015-12-14T13:24:30.367

9 How would adding a wind deflector in front of roof-mounted solar panels affect drag on an RV? 2015-03-24T23:51:19.043

8 How do ultrasonic proximity sensors detect motorcycles differently from cars and trucks? 2015-02-17T14:40:48.747

8 Why does reducing the amount of emissions control improve the fuel economy of a car? 2015-10-31T06:35:28.450

7 How does a diesel internal combustion engine start even though there are no spark plugs? 2015-03-02T21:00:57.053

7 How can "mpg" be high under low engine load? 2015-04-07T21:46:05.980

7 Automatic Shifting without Electronic throttle 2015-07-21T15:41:57.677

7 How can I block ultrasound from an automotive transducer at about 8'? 2016-01-04T18:18:02.730

7 Why is "regular" gasoline standard instead of something more knock-resistant? 2016-11-21T19:31:11.523

7 How to determine how much energy recovered from regenerative braking 2017-03-18T14:00:22.883

6 Why do cars have beveled tires? 2015-05-30T13:23:16.150

6 How to prevent shorts between exposed battery terminals and racing vehicle chassis 2015-06-23T18:04:15.747

6 Can the Sabatier reaction power a vehicle? 2015-07-29T08:28:26.730

6 Why do electric cars claim "instant torque?" 2017-11-10T05:20:13.943

5 Remote start on a car with manual transmission 2015-10-19T12:54:08.443

5 What is the difference between an automatic transmission and an automated manual transmission? 2015-11-05T09:04:40.973

5 How is the shift map of an automatic transmission constructed? 2015-11-05T09:20:01.100

5 Do car power windows have limit switches? 2015-11-10T00:26:40.087

5 How efficient is the opposed cylinder combustion engine design? 2016-02-05T17:01:29.943

5 Why wont Petrol engine run on Acetylene? 2016-05-30T09:49:19.243

4 Is active noise cancellation useful in vehicles? 2015-01-30T18:28:07.380

4 How does the optimal-gear indicator work? 2015-04-29T09:42:59.217

4 Are tires symmetrical & are their material properties uniform? 2015-06-06T06:37:45.013

4 Is it possible to design a bus that doesn't rock? 2015-06-18T07:10:50.970

4 How can I determine the power generated by a regenerative braking system? 2015-06-25T00:47:24.340

4 Does having 2 engines together increase anything? 2015-06-30T06:09:49.630

4 Why did Volkswagen use special software ONLY during emissions testing? 2015-09-29T13:21:48.387

4 How do I calculate rolling resistance for tire on pavement? 2015-10-05T16:13:59.480

4 How can I calculate the rate of power consumption of a solar car along a known route with changes in elevation? 2015-10-14T23:36:20.157

4 RC car steering mechanism type 2016-02-24T23:10:19.360

4 Torque converter torque multiplication 2016-11-06T14:17:36.253

4 How to simulate car acceleration 2016-11-26T21:33:09.500

4 Questions regarding Cornering Stiffness for RC Car 2018-02-04T20:25:21.593

3 Electrochemical protection for corrosion 2015-09-02T09:51:44.073

3 How many power strokes per rotation in a 3 cylinder engine? 2016-02-29T15:58:29.670

3 Calculating Car Engine RPM for Game 2016-03-01T17:21:54.200

3 Lengths of Connectors in Steering Linkage 2016-03-03T00:22:33.423

3 Wheel rolling resistance 2016-03-05T14:00:00.670

3 How can I add roof-mounted solar panels to a van without making it unstable at highway speeds? 2016-07-06T21:52:43.853

3 Autonomous RC car trying to stop at a point 2016-08-15T02:11:28.943

3 Why do these car headlights run on AC? 2016-08-17T16:16:11.830

3 Copper is more conductive, so why use lead battery terminals? 2016-08-29T00:22:02.170

3 Sector determination of a nonlinearity and passivity 2016-12-15T02:21:43.320

3 Why do bikes have different sized tires? 2017-02-24T13:19:22.110

3 Accessing parameters in HEX file (ECU program) using A2L file 2017-03-01T09:06:42.793

3 Difference between seat belts 2017-03-08T14:25:30.510

3 How can I build and maintain an accurate pressure on a fuel line without using a fuel pump? 2017-03-24T03:37:41.010

3 Ackerman Conundrum 2017-04-03T02:31:04.823

3 How to design a vacuum climbing robot 2017-04-04T11:54:05.877

3 How does oxygen pump works? 2017-04-07T08:30:59.890

3 Whats the purpose of a main metering system in a carburetor? 2017-11-30T18:16:18.970

3 Why do drag race semi trucks slant to one side? 2018-01-03T17:56:33.140

3 What is the axis of rotation of a turning car? 2018-01-04T14:14:07.307

3 Does the Rim of a wheel handle all the compressive force? 2018-01-05T14:45:50.273

3 Scanning and modeling my personal vehicle for aerodynamic simulation 2018-01-28T00:56:34.527

3 Mechanical engineering, Please help me finding the torque and answering other doubts too 2018-03-06T08:28:11.060

2 Is the reliability of automotive sensor technology impeding the success of self driving car? 2015-03-22T16:25:14.997

2 Adhesive strength of chewing gum 2015-05-28T22:46:41.087

2 How to calculate the steering ratios on multiple axle vehicles? 2015-06-05T15:35:15.687

2 Calculating the grip of a tyre for a given surface 2015-06-24T02:06:03.477

2 How much load can a tractor tow uphill? 2015-06-30T02:13:13.043

2 Calculating engine pressure from measureable quantities 2015-07-14T03:07:27.677

2 How big does hail need to be to damage auto body panels? 2016-01-11T10:23:17.290

2 Automotive Radiator Simulation 2016-01-21T01:28:48.693

2 How Scalable is the Wave Disk Generator Engine 2016-01-30T21:49:53.107

2 Universal joint vs Double Universal Joint (CV configuration) kinematics 2016-09-21T08:48:32.060

2 Could a reciprocating engine be powered by electric arc instead of combustion? 2017-04-03T18:24:11.433

2 dSPACE compiler linker error -- fscanf undefined 2017-06-19T16:37:39.190

2 Why is the wheel lug count on vehicles increasing over time? 2017-08-22T05:25:52.677

2 Effective radius of a tire and rolling resistance based on information on velocity and tire pressure 2017-09-05T02:33:21.107

2 Why diesel engines are considered steady torque engines? 2017-11-27T08:01:21.203

2 Where to learn programming for mechatronics and overall? 2017-12-12T11:40:23.970

2 What causes Rolling Resistance? 2018-01-07T12:55:36.193

2 Why do some cars have flow channels in their bodies to decrease drag? 2018-01-08T06:17:46.080

2 Rapidly cool a flue gas without water circulation 2018-01-16T13:47:01.747

2 How much braking force do cars generate? 2018-01-21T17:18:38.250

2 Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics (SPH) Vs. Large Eddy Simulation (LES) for Gearboxes 2018-01-22T10:07:51.457

2 Vehicle Train Towing 2018-02-08T02:54:26.390

2 How much air will an engine use per tank of gas? 2018-02-23T17:44:47.567

1 Why people experience more jerk or shock sitting in the back seats of a bus? 2015-04-13T00:56:55.240

1 Help understanding performance of a Model Car 2015-04-30T04:26:02.057

1 Why the word "mileage" is used for vehicles, instead of efficiency? 2015-05-23T01:56:58.217

1 How can different torque levels be measured at a single rpm using a chassis dyno? 2015-07-26T12:00:36.483

1 Calculating automotive suspension wishbone loads by considering the structure as a 3D Truss 2015-08-16T15:19:12.180

1 Simulation of Automotive Radiators 2016-01-30T13:59:48.527

1 What is the meaning of 'clutch fill'? 2016-02-26T12:32:43.340

1 Find the load applied to each wheel by the anti-roll bar 2016-03-07T16:45:06.763

1 Pacejka Formula - natural values 2016-03-10T19:42:15.843