Johnson Controls claims its new start-stop system can improve fuel economy up to 8 percent.
Will Small 48-Volt Lithium-Ion Battery Boost Start-Stop In U.S. Cars?
Johnson Controls hopes its new compact lithium-ion battery pack will jump start the mass-adoption of start-stop systems.Stephen Edelstein
'Micro Hybrids' The Next Big Thing, Less Costly Than Mild Hybrids?
Not all hybrids are created equal. In fact, several different types are sold throughout the automotive industry, all offering varying economical benefits and priced at varying levels. Technology and innovation firm Johnson Controls Inc. suggests there's room for even more, and the next big thing in...Antony Ingram