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2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06  -  GM 8L90 8-Speed Automatic Transmission

Eight-Speed Auto Confirmed For 2015 Chevy Corvette Stingray

Chevrolet has confirmed that its lightning-fast 8L90 eight-speed automatic introduced on the 2015 Corvette Z06 will also be available on the 2015 Corvette Stingray, when sales of the latter commence this fall (the supercharged Z06 isn’t due in showrooms until early next year). The only... read more

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2014 Honda Accord Hybrid

How The 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid Drives Without A Transmission

The 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid doesn't have a transmission, so how does it work? The Accord Hybrid eschews every form of conventional automatic transmission--from dual-clutch... read more October 8, 2013 by 


 
Controlled Rotation System gearless gearbox technology

New Gearless Gearbox Technology Previewed: Video

A group of Dutch inventors has developed a gearbox they say could revolutionize the automotive and bike industries. Developed by Parts Services Holland and called the... read more September 5, 2013 by 


 
Bosch eClutch electronic clutch

Never Stall Again Thanks To Bosch eClutch

Just five percent of new vehicles in the U.S. are sold with a manual transmission these days--a small band of enthusiasts or the penny-pinching keeping the increasingly... read more August 29, 2013 by 


 
2014 Range Rover Evoque, ZF Drive Day, Jul 2013

2014 Range Rover Evoque: Driving The New Nine-Speed Automatic

Not so long ago, a five-speed automatic transmission was pretty advanced--but we're in a new age now. Six speeds is the norm now even in smaller cars--when they're not fitted... read more August 13, 2013 by 


 
2014 Mercedes-Benz CLS63 AMG 4Matic

Mercedes Nine-Speed Auto To Make U.S. Debut In 2015 CLS-Class: Report

This week, Mercedes-Benz revealed details on a new nine-speed automatic transmission it’s just introduced in its E-Class sedan and wagon overseas. Called the 9G-TRONIC... read more July 26, 2013 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz’s 9G-TRONIC nine-speed automatic transmission

Mercedes-Benz Releases Details On 9G-TRONIC Nine-Speed Auto

Following the recent news that the E-Class, at least in Europe, is now available with a nine-speed automatic transmission, Mercedes-Benz has released the full details on its... read more July 24, 2013 by 


 
2014 Mercedes-Benz E Class

Mercedes-Benz Quietly Introduces Nine-Speed Auto In E-Class

Mercedes-Benz has quietly added a new nine-speed automatic to its E-Class range, though the option is not yet available in the U.S. The transmission, labeled a 9G-TRONIC, is... read more July 23, 2013 by 


 
Volkswagen DSG dual-clutch transmission

10-Speed DSG Among Volkswagen’s Future Tech

Given the proliferation of announcements for eight-, nine- and even 10-speed automatic gearboxes of late, it would appear the world’s major automakers were giving up on... read more April 29, 2013 by 


 
BMW 328 gearbox in reproduction

75-Year-Old BMW 328 Gearbox Re-Creation Now Available

BMW announced today that it will build 55 examples of a reproduction gearbox for the iconic BMW 328. There aren't many applications for a modern-day copy of a 75-year old... read more April 17, 2013 by 


 
Six-speed automatic previously developed by Ford and GM

Ford And GM To Jointly Develop Nine- And Ten-Speed Automatics

Ford and General Motors will jointly develop new nine- and ten-speed automatic transmissions, marking the third time this decade that the two auto giants have collaborated on... read more April 15, 2013 by 


 
Land Rover Range Rover Evoque fitted with ZF 9HP nine-speed automatic transmission

Land Rover’s Range Rover Evoque Adopts ZF Nine-Speed Auto

Land Rover’s stylish Range Rover Evoque will be one of the first models available with ZF’s new nine-speed automatic transmission designed for transverse... read more February 27, 2013 by 


 
Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport

Bugatti Veyron Gearbox Order Extended Through To The End Of 2014

Bugatti has extended the order for its Veyron supercar’s unique seven-speed dual-clutch transmission through to the end of 2014. This adds another year of production... read more January 11, 2013 by 


 
The Cadillac ATS, now featuring PAL

The Cadillac ATS Wants To Be Your PAL

Just when you think you have every automotive acronym figured out, General Motors goes and invents a new one. In this case it’s “PAL,” which stands for... read more December 20, 2012 by 


 
Xtrac 1010 hybridized automated manual transmission

Xtrac Develops Hybridized Automated Manual For Performance Cars

Xtrac, a British engineering firm that specializes in vehicle transmission and driveline technology, and is supplier to a number of Formula One teams as well as performance... read more December 4, 2012 by 


 
2014 Chevrolet Corvette (C7) Convertible spy shots

2014 Corvette To Get Eight-Speed Aisin Automatic: Report

General Motors is hard at work developing eight-speed transmissions for both transverse (front-wheel-drive or all-wheel-drive) and longitudinal (rear-wheel-drive or... read more November 14, 2012 by 


 
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