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Optimization of Front Wheel Drive Engine Mounting System for Third Order Shudder Improvement

Journal Article
ISSN: 1946-391X, e-ISSN: 1946-3928
Published April 11, 2017 by SAE International in United States
Optimization of Front Wheel Drive Engine Mounting System for Third Order Shudder Improvement
Citation: Zhu, Y., Datar, M., Addepalli, K., and Remisoski, N., "Optimization of Front Wheel Drive Engine Mounting System for Third Order Shudder Improvement," SAE Int. J. Commer. Veh. 10(1):1-7, 2017,
Language: English


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