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People are crazy about cars for more than over 100 years old and we’ve seen how the passion of one generation is passed on to subsequent generations because the car hobby truly is one of the few activities that the whole family can participate in and enjoy.

Automobile Mechanics and IC Engine Workshop is designed to demonstrate students about the IC Engines. It covers the latest basics and advanced topics about Automobile Industry. 

Date: 17-18 March 2018

Duration:  2 Days

Venue: IIT Bombay

Cost of Workshop:₹ 1200/- per student

*No refunds will be entertained


  • Introduction to Automobile Mechanics.
  • Brief history.
  • Changes over the years.
  • Indian automobile industry.

Chassis design

  Brief terminology –

  • Multi point strut bar.
  • Fender bar.
  • Anti-roll bar.

Types of chassis –

  • Ladder frame chassis.
  • Tubular space frame chassis.
  • Monocoque frame chassis.
  • Ulsabmonocoque.
  • Backbone frame chassis.
  • Aluminium space frame.
  • Carbon fibremonocoque.

Suspension Unit

Brief terminology –

  • Weight Transfer
  • Jacking forces
  • Camber and Caster angle
  • Spring Rate

Types of suspensions –

  • Dependent suspension
  • Independent suspension

Steering System

  • Ackerman Steering Principle
  • Steering Mechanisms
    1. Rack and Pinion
    2. Recirculating Ball Type
    3. Worm and Sector
  • Understeer, Oversteer
  • Power Steering

Transmission system

  • Flywheel
  • Clutch
    1. Single Plate Clutch
    2. Multi Plate Clutch
    3. Cone Clutch
    4. Centrifugal Clutch
    5. Electromagnetic Clutch
  • Gearbox
    1. Constant mesh type
    2. Synchromesh type
    3. Sliding mesh type
  • Reverse and its working
  • Types of Transmission
    1. Manual
    2. Semi-Automatic
    3. Automatic
    4. CVT
  • Differential
  • 2WD, 4WD, AWD

Braking Unit

  • Disc Brakes
  • Drum Brakes
  • Magnetic Brakes
  • Vacuum Brakes
  • Anti-lock braking System
  • Brake Actuators
    1. Cable operated
    2. Solid Bar connection
    3. Single-circuit hydraulic
    4. Dual-circuit hydraulic
  • Power Brakes
  • Brake Fluids

Fuel Supply System

  • Fuel Filter
  • Carburettor
  • Fuel Injector
  • Spark Plug

IC Engine

  • Types of IC Engine
  • 4-Stroke Engine
  • 2-Stroke Engine
  • Engine Layout and working
  • Valves and Valve Timing
  • Engine Cooling
  • Turbochargers
  • Superchargers
  • Latest Technologies
    1. PGMFi
    2. MPFi
    3. CRDi

Practical Sessions

Assembling and Dis-assembling of IC Engine

A Software Development Kit would be provided to each student including Study Material.



Eligibility :

Participants having a valid ID card of their respective educational institutions are eligible for the workshop.

Team specifications :

Participants have to register individually


Your interest to attend the workshop.

Certificate criterion:

Certificate of Appreciation from Radiance IIT Bombay in association with Robonation and Robotech Labs Private Limited.

For further queries contact:

Rahul Gupta


+91 9540 93 2700