TIGERS

The Turbo-generator Integrated Gas Energy Recovery System, works in a similar way to an ordinary turbocharger except, instead of using the power from exhaust gases to pump fuel and air in at a higher pressure, it generates electricity to run the vehicle’s onboard systems. The saving on “parasitic losses” can help to improve the engine’s output and efficiency. Treehugger sees it as another way to charge batteries in hybrids.

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