start-stop system

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start-stop system

[′stärt ′stäp ‚sis·təm]
(communications)
A telegraph system in which each group of code elements corresponding to a character is preceded by a start signal that prepares the receiving mechanism to receive and register a character, and is followed by a stop signal that brings the receiving mechanism to rest in preparation for the reception of the next character.
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When coasting to a halt at a red light, the engine in the new Audi A8 shuts down at 22 km/h much earlier than with a conventional stop-start system.
It features Hero MotoCorp's idle stop-start system (i3S) along with a new speedometer and a lockable seat with under seat storage.
The new Touareg is equipped with standard features such as bi-xenon, all-wheel drive, 17-inch alloy wheels, cruise control system with multifunction steering wheel, RCD 550 infotainment system with touchscreen, stop-start system, regenerative braking, coasting function, climate control system (Climatronic), servo steering and ESC with trailer stabilisation function.
The new stop-start system has been designed to capitalise on this, and under real traffic conditions will give drivers a roughly 10 per cent fuel saving," said Bodemer.
Audi manages to ensure the power isn't totally at the expense of economy as a stop-start system helps ensure average fuel economy of about 35mpg - not bad considering the size and weight of this SUV.
2-litre diesel car includes dual touch screens, a multi-mode drive programme, rear view camera, anti-scratch paintwork and Bluetooth connectivity as well as a stop-start system to aid economy.
There's also a super fast Stop-Start system that shuts down the engine when the car comes to a halt and restarts it in less time than it takes for the driver's foot to move from the brake to the accelerator.
It also features a high speed stop-start system that shuts down the engine when the car comes to a halt and restarts it in less time than it takes for the driver's foot to move from the brake to the accelerator.
The MY14 XF with ECO2 engine is offered with an Intelligent Stop-Start system that uses a Twin Solenoid Starter (TSS) to shut down the engine when the car comes to a halt, helping to reduce emissions and improve fuel consumption.
Standard specification also includes body-coloured rear spoiler and side skirts, leather steering wheel and gear lever, automatic climate control, dark-tinted privacy glass, electric front windows, rear parking sensors, sports suspension, adaptive cornering fog lights, cruise control, a stop-start system, voice-controlled Blue&Me multimedia system and five airbags.
This, coupled with a stop-start system gives the RS7 capability to achieve up to 28.