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Old 06-26-2017, 02:27 PM   #92 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Fingie View Post
the audi is a light hybrid, it has brake regen so the effect is pretty light
I don't know how an electric compressor could provide some energy recovery, but if a conventional turbocharger had been coupled to some sort of starter-generator it could eventually enhance the effectiveness of engine-braking while also recovering some energy while the main shaft of the turbocharger decreases its speed.
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