May 18th, 2011 at 9:38am
Hybrids, mild hybrids, start/stop systems, extended-range EVs . . . these advanced vehicle powertrains can be very confusing to non auto-enthusiasts. Tier-one parts supplier Johnson Controls is helping everyday consumers sort through these technologies with a new website. MyDemoDrive.com is designed to clearly illustrate the differences between three of these setups, highlighting potential fuel savings on different commutes. Click “play” to find out how it all works.