SULEVSuper Ultra-Low Emission Vehicle
SULEVSuper Ultra Low Emission Vehicle
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The strict SULEV standard has applied in the USA for six years now.
The engine operates on the Atkinson cycle, which provides thermal efficiency as compared to the conventional Otto-cycle engine, which generally has a higher exhaust gas temperature, and provides a clean burn, which contributes to the California SULEV emissions certification and Tier 2 Bin 3 in other states.
Additionally, with CO2 emissions of just 99 g/km, the Forte LPI Hybrid qualifies for billing as a Super Low Emissions Vehicle (SULEV).
Powered by an LPI Gamma engine displacing 1.6 litres, a 15kW (105 Nm) electric motor and a continuously variable transmission (CVT), the Elantra LPI HEV emits just 99 g/km of CO2 and 90 per cent fewer emissions than an equivalent standard gasoline--powered Elantra to qualify as a super ultra low emission vehicle (SULEV).
Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory on a BMW Hydrogen 7 Mono-Fuel demonstration vehicle have found that the car's hydrogen-powered engine surpasses the super-ultra low-emission vehicle (SULEV) level, the most stringent emissions performance standard to date.
Nissan announced a complex catalyst concept that combines hydrocarbon and N[O.sub.x] traps for meeting the even more stringent Tier 2 Bin 2 and the California SULEV standards.
The $21,725 Prius accelerates as well as a late-model Toyota Camry, and wins certification as a Super-Ultra Low Emission Vehicle (SULEV).
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Once fully tested, the demonstration phase will apply the PHEV technology to other test vehicles to ensure the emissions are maintained at super-ultra-low emission vehicle (SULEV) levels.
Lexus noted that the LS hybrid is also expected to carry a super ultra low emission vehicle (SULEV) rating.