automatic transmission

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Synonyms for automatic transmission

a transmission that automatically changes the gears according to the speed of the car

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7% from current 8-speed automatic transmission due to wider gear ratio, wider lock-up area and loss torque reduction.
If you're experiencing automatic transmission slipping, it can feel like you're driving in a certain gear and then it changes for no apparent reason.
To ensure the 2015 Fiat 500 Abarth and Abarth Cabrio remain true to their high-performance and track-ready heritage, the six-speed automatic transmission has been reinforced with more clutch plates and a more robust heat treatment - to allow for higher torque capability.
The ratio of vehicles with automatic transmissions is high in the Malaysian market, but no automaker in Malaysia has manufactured automatic transmissions locally, according to Daihatsu.
Srivastava further added that in an automatic transmission system there is no need to change gears and it is ideal for heavy traffic conditions.
This week, Ford claims it has levelled the playing field with its new six-speed PowerShift automatic transmission which, the company claims, delivers the performance and fuel economy of a manual gearbox with the comfort and convenience of an automatic.
Now, Ford claims it has levelled the playing field for automatics with the launch of its new six-speed PowerShift automatic transmission which delivers the performance and fuel economy of a manual gearbox with the comfort and convenience of an automatic.
By leading the dual clutch transmission expansion into the Chinese marketplace, this joint venture will establish BorgWarner's DuaITronic technology as the preferred automatic transmission solution in China," said Tim Manganello, chairman and chief executive officer of BorgWarner.
8SX version of its Lacetti station wagon with automatic transmission as standard.
Using the same six-speed automatic transmission as the 3.
The 227-horsepower V-6 engine, five-speed automatic transmission, "Traction 4" all-wheel drive, and dynamic stability control perform with panache.
Now a third new planetary automatic transmission, the model CX28 will be designed specifically for medium-duty on-highway applications.
5-liter 2GR-FE engine, which, combined with the newly developed 6 Super ECT Sequential Shiftmatic automatic transmission, gives the driver a smooth and powerful acceleration experience.
today introduced a large-size sports motorcycle concept model, DN-01*, equipped with a continuously variable automatic transmission and a water-cooled, 4-stroke, OHC, V-type, 2-cylinder, 680cc engine.
Ford Motor Company and General Motors Corporation (GM) recently announced a $720-million investment in their plants to build an "all-new, fuel-saving," six-speed front-wheel-drive (FWD) automatic transmission.
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