The new second edition of the Dictionary of Automotive Engineering provides complete coverage of over 3000 terms and over 100 detailed drawings currently used in automotive engineering worldwide. This thorough technical reference defines the terminology of the professional engineer, and also includes the more informal vocabulary common in industry use. Designed to meet the wide-ranging needs of today's automotive engineers as well as the enthusiast who wants to become familiar with the terminology, the Dictionary is a single source to the most up-to-date definitions available.
This second edition includes expanded coverage of the following areas: fuels and lubricants, materials (including plastics and elastomers), tires, off-highway and construction vehicles, testing, and electronics. Recommended for automotive engineers, engineering students, and car enthusiasts wanting a better understanding of the industry. Truly a comprehensive resource that will be a frequently used addition to any automotive bookshelf.