Stop-Start to Be in 8 Million Vehicles by 2017

by Paul A. Eisenstein
The Detroit Bureau
August 13, 2012

New study predicts major savings in fuel bills.

“Engine stop-start isn’t a brand new technology, but the latest systems benefit from significant advances made in the last few years,” said John Nielsen, AAA’s Director of Automotive Engineering and Repair. “This technology is only going to gain momentum as vehicle manufactures work to meet the more stringent Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards set for 2016.”

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