quote: Over 2000 Hours, the LED headlamps will save 84 kWh over a HID and 164 kWh over Halogen.
quote: LED Headlamps will save 20-25 gallons over the lifespan of a HID over a HID. They would save 40-50 gallons over Halogen.
quote: From a vehicle manufacturer's standpoint, I can see it making sense. If you're building tens or hundreds of thousands of vehicles with these bulbs, then their aggregate fuel savings makes it a worthwhile design consideration.But for the individual car buyer, the effect is negligible. Your time is probably better spent doing more frequently checks on your tires' pressure and tread wear, than on worrying if you should get LED or HID lights.
quote: The only benefits I see from LEDs are as follows: - Lower Heat
quote: Of course I view that a good thing since I hate HIDs. Sure you can see well. At the expense of everyone in front of you being blinded.
quote: How do you get someone out of the V-6 Mustang and into the [higher priced and more profitable] GT? What features are going to appeal to people that are visible and tangible?