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Engine Start-Stop Technology: The Facts

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Don’t be surprised if the next new car, truck or crossover you purchase is equipped with engine stop-start technology.  It is a relatively low cost solution for improving fuel economy, but not all stop-start systems are created equal. We explain the differences. 

A relatively low cost solution for conserving fuel
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Engine Stop-Start Technology: The Facts

For conventional gas- or diesel-powered non-hybrid vehicles, stop-start is a relatively low tech, low cost solution for saving fuel and reducing emissions.

2015 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid: Another European Plug-in Hybrid

Porsche hasn’t released electric-only driving range, but expect somewhere around 13 to 18 miles for the 2015 Cayenne S E-Hybrid.

Fun Five — 5 Sporty Green Cars

Can a car be entertaining to drive and fuel efficient with a powertrain that emits few or no emissions? The answer is yes.

2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Plug-in Hybrid Preview

The 2015 Mercedes C-Class Plug-in Hybrid gives the looks and features of the prestigious S-Class for about half the price.

Top 5 2014 Hybrid Car Fuel Misers

If you are considering a new car purchase and want to keep some dollars in your wallet after filling up at the pump, here are the top 5 2014 hybrid car fuel misers.

Dawn of The Fuel Cell Vehicle?

The 2015 Lexus NX 300h makes a big splash with head turning styling, a no-detail-overlooked interior and class leading fuel economy.

2015 Lexus NX 300h Hybrid Preview

The 2015 Lexus NX 300h makes a big splash with head turning styling, a no-detail-overlooked interior and class leading fuel economy.

European Electric Car Invasion

BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen are each bringing a battery-electric vehicle to the U.S. What does each have to offer?

All-Electric Ford F-150 Pickup Truck

Tyke-sized Power Wheels Electric Ford F-150 built for on- or off-sidewalk fun. Adventure seeking, rugged little boys and girls only.

2015 Kia Soul EV Preview

Battery size is the key to electric driving range. Here, the Kia Soul EV has a small edge over the pack of small electrics, where 21 to 24 kW-hour battery packs are the norm.

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