Army Institute of Technology
Permanently Affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University, NBA, NAAC Accredited
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Cut-Section Model of a Passenger Car


We have procured Cut-Section Model of a Passenger Car (4-Door Maruti Esteem Sedan) with following elements and it is currently setup in the Workshop. The Model uses an electric motor that drives all important elements to function/move. In addition, critical joints in the model are sectioned to highlight engineering design challenges. In particular, Engine, Transmission System, Fuel System, Exhaust system, Suspension, Braking System, Steering Mechanism, various Electrical systems are available for a functional look. The Car model is mounted on an inclined steel structure and in addition, separate Door and Instrument Panel models are also made for detailed study.

  • Engine (4-cylinder Petrol 1300 cc)
  • Transmission System details (5-speed Manual transmission, Front wheel drive)
  • Fuel System
  • Exhaust system
  • Suspension (Front: McPherson Strut, Rear: Coil Spring and Shock Absorber)
  • Braking System (Hydraulic brakes, Master Cylinder, Front: Disc brakes, Rear: Drum brakes)
  • Steering Mechanism (Rack and Pinion)
  • Electrical system (Head lights, Tail lights, Horn, Wiper motor, etc. that is operable)
  • The entire cut section car is mounted on an Inclined Steel Structure
  • Electrical drive to operate All Moving Parts: Single Phase 230 V, 90 W, Reduction ratio: 1:100, Output RPM: 15
  • Weight 700kg (approx.)


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