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Synonyms for clutch

Synonyms for clutch

to take firmly with the hand and maintain a hold on

to get hold of (something moving)

the act of catching, especially a sudden taking and holding

an act or means of holding something

a number of individuals making up or considered a unit

Synonyms for clutch

a tense critical situation

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a number of birds hatched at the same time

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a collection of things or persons to be handled together

a woman's strapless purse that is carried in the hand

a pedal or lever that engages or disengages a rotating shaft and a driving mechanism

a coupling that connects or disconnects driving and driven parts of a driving mechanism

hold firmly, usually with one's hands

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Alfa's TCT twin dry clutch transmission is used, including shift paddles behind the steering wheel, and the C4 marks the debut of the new Alfa DNA selector which not only features the three standard settings available until now - - Dynamic, Natural and All Weather - but also a Race mode.
4-litre T-Jet engine that delivers 120PS or 150PS of power, coupled with a choice of a five speed manual or a Dual Dry Clutch Transmission developed by Fiat Powertrain.
The 8560 4WD Cab, with an 83 horsepower engine, features a full synchro-mesh 12x12 speed forward-reverse synchro-shuttle transmission, dual plate, dry clutch with ceremetallic lining and comes standard with 2 rear auxiliary remote valves with float and kick-back functions.
For even more driver precision and control, the Fiat 500L features a six-speed manual transmission, or segment-exclusive six-speed dual dry clutch transmission (DDCT).
4-litre T-Jet engines that generate 120bhp and 150bhp, coupled with a choice of a five-speed manual and Dual Dry Clutch Transmissions developed by Fiat Powertrain.
It comes courtesy of a new dual dry clutch gearbox that combines the benefits of automatic and manual transmission, without any downsides.
Raytech Corporation is a worldwide manufacturer of wet and dry clutch, power transmission and brake systems as well as specialty engineered polymer matrix composite products and related services for vehicular applications, including automotive OEM, heavy duty on-and-off highway vehicles and aftermarket vehicular power transmission systems.
This is mated to a twin dry clutch transmission, with the gears being able to be changed in sequential mode using steering wheel shift paddles.
Alfa's TCT twin dry clutch transmission is used, including shift paddles behind the steering wheel, and the car also marks the debut of the new Alfa DNA selector which not only features the three standard settings available until now -Dynamic, Natural and All Weather - but also a Race mode designed to enhance the driving experience on a race track even further.
4-liter MultiAir intercooled turbo engine combined with several aerodynamic enhancements, including lightweight aluminum chassis components, active grille shutters, underbody aero kit, a lowered profile and low-rolling resistance tires, the Dodge Dart Aero model achieves an impressive 41 miles per gallon (mpg) on the highway with the six-speed manual and 40 mpg on the highway with the six-speed Dual Dry Clutch Transmission (DDCT).