Tag Archives: 10-Speed Automatic Transmission

Report: Ford thinks we need mountain bike gearboxes for cars

One of the many solutions automakers have been resorting to in response to super-strict government fuel and CO2 emission mandates includes the use of gearboxes with more forward gears. The idea there is to have shorty-spaced gears in greater quantities to make more efficient use of the engine’s powerband, smoother acceleration performance, and lower engine […]

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Volkswagen confirms development of new 10-speed dual-clutch automatic and high-performance diesels

It would seem the major automobile manufacturers are just a bunch of one-uppers as Volkswagen has just confirmed that the People’s Car is developing an all-new 10-speed dual-clutch automatic alongside some high-performance diesel engines. Word came from a press release and Volkswagen’s chairman for the brand’s board of management, Dr. Martin Winterkorn, after the International […]

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