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KIA six speed auto transmission
January 11, 2012

The distinctive range of KIAs cube mobiles now has a bit more of a kick due to the new inclusion of a model that features a six speed auto transmission and a 2.0 litre petrol engine.  Now other models included in the range also have the option to be upgraded to a six speed in both manual and automatic transmission which is as treat for owners as

The 2012 Chrysler 300 S introduces America to the 8-speed transmission
January 9, 2012

Since Fiat took the reins of the Chrysler Group, there has been the promise of 8-speed automatic transmission coming in the near future and with the introduction of the 2012 Chrysler 300 S, the future is here.

Best mileage: Automatic or manual?
January 6, 2012

When shopping for a vehicle that will return the best gas mileage, an old maxim was that a vehicle equipped with a manual transmission -- one with a clutch that must be shifted by the driver -- would be more economical than the same vehicle using an automatic transmission.

CVT Transmission Pros and Cons
January 4, 2012

Have you ever driven a vehicle that’s equipped having a CVT transmission? In the event you are an automotive enthusiast, I’m positive you may already be conscious of this technologies. In case you do not know a good deal about CVTs, let me tell you what it’s and how it works.

Nissan 370Z rocks despite an automatic transmission
January 2, 2012

Everything about the 21st century just totally rocks, dudes and dudettes.

Gears Galore: How Many Speeds Is Too Many?
December 30, 2011

Belts, chains, and gears: They’ve been the stuff of transmissions for 125 years. But today’s gearboxes have as much in common with the transmission on Henry Ford’s 1896 Quadracycle as your kid’s balsawood glider has with the gone-missing hypersonic Falcon HTV-2.

Dual-clutch transmission put on hold at Chrysler
December 28, 2011

Chrysler Group has delayed introduction of a fuel-saving automatic transmission so it can make the shift patterns more palatable to U.S. drivers--the latest sign that a key tool in automakers' plans to meet tougher fuel-economy rules needs some fine-tuning.

New Nissan model with automatic transmission
December 26, 2011

Nissan Sentra , a midsize sedan that Nissan Built in Mexico under the American standerds, as the majority of the models volume will be sold in the United States. The fully loaded version comes with continuously variable automatic transmission.

Volvo announcing new auto transmission and start / stop system
December 23, 2011

The Swedish automaker Volvo has announced that the start / stop system will be introduced to the D3 powered (2.0 liters and 163 HP with 400 Nm) versions of the S60, V60, V70 and S80 models, along with a new automatic transmission, which should automatically start the engine when the driver moves his right foot from the brake pedal to the gas, us

Ford Fiesta to come with automatic transmission
December 21, 2011

Ford had launched the Fiesta, just a few months ago with the new 1.5-litre petrol and diesel engines. The Fiesta petrol will soon get a new dual-clutch transmission. This will be a 6-speed autobox that Ford calls it PowerShift.