Title

EV1-hybrid.

Faculty Advisor

Emanuel, Alexander E.

Faculty Advisor

Tryggvason, Gretar

Abstract

This project involves converting a GM EV1 into a Hybrid vehicle in order to extend the mileage from 70 to 215 miles, making the EV1 appealing to the consumer. Simulations and designs are provided to show what size engine is needed and more. This technology will help manufacturers design vehicles that will pass future government regulations.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

January 2003

Major

Electrical Engineering

Major

Mechanical Engineering

Project Type

Major Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Restricted-WPI community only

Advisor Department

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Advisor Department

Mechanical Engineering

Advisor Program

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Advisor Program

Mechanical Engineering

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