... to 2 percent, the availability of stability control as an option on the 2001 Ford Focus indicates that system costs may be decreasing to ... Vehicle Electronics The automobile has traditionally used a 12-volt electrical system (in reality, it is a 14-volt system operating as a 12-volt system). According to Dr. William Powers, vice president of technology, Ford Motor Company, there is need for change.39 aquot; Power ... At three kilowatts, the belt-drive alternator becomes a problematic appendage.
|Title||:||Michigan Automotive Partnership Research Memorandum No. 2|
|Author||:||Sean P. McAlinden, Abel Feinstein, and Brett C. Smith|