GM makes its entry-level 2014 Chevrolet Malibu a micro-hybrid, a portent of things to come

GM is making start-stop a default feature for its 2014 Chevy Malibu vehicle line. Tom Read, spokesman for GM, told us that the system will use two adsorbed glass mat (AGM) lead-acid batteries: One located under the hood that supports traditional electronic loads and is responsible for restarting ...

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