Jaguar Land Rover and McLaren get clean engine tech grant

Jaguar Land Rover and McLaren receive clean engine tech grant

British manufacturers are set to develop next-generation engine tech after gaining a share of an £84 million grant

Jaguar Land Rover and McLaren have been awarded part of an £84 million fund to develop new low-carbon propulsion technology.

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

Source:: Autocar