British manufacturers are set to develop next-generation engine tech after gaining a share of an £84 million grant
The grants from the Advanced Propulsion Centre will fund the development of next-generation low-carbon vehicles in a consortium led by Jaguar Land Rover and a McLaren Automotive project working on new combustion engines. The next-gen engines will focus on improving thermal efficiency and use a modular combustion system, lightweight castings and composite materials.
There’s little information about either project at this stage. …read more