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What does PSD stand for?

PSD stands for Power Split Device (hybrid vehicles)

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8-litre VVT-i petrol engine, a powerful electric motor, a generator, high-performance battery, power control unit and a power split device.
Then in normal driving conditions, a power split device divides output from the engine between driving the wheels and powering the generator, which in turn charges the high-voltage battery.
Driving normally, the V8 unit is the main power source, with output divided by the power split device to drive the wheels and power the generator which powers up the high-voltage battery.