gearshift


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gear lever

(US and Canadian), gearshift
a lever used to move gearwheels relative to each other, esp in a motor vehicle

gearshift

[′gir‚shift]
(mechanical engineering)
A device for engaging and disengaging gears.
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We are thrilled to have been chosen as Sage Hill School's agency of record," said GearShift President Thomas Blinn.
The gearshift indicator light is more sophisticated than it might appear because it takes into account a variety of factors and makes electronic calculations before indicating when a higher gear should be selected.
When the driver makes the gearshift, the first clutch is released and the second engages, so that the gear shift takes place in a fraction of a second.
When the wedge-shaped look that is now the familiar Civic took over from the old and familiar three-box shape, I had my reservations, mainly because the car was too noisy and it featured a continental style gearshift as part of the dash.
All of which makes his next project, a Texas location shoot outfitting 1,000 people for The Alamo, seem like such a lurching gearshift.
In 1915, de Zayas and Picabia had embraced the machine and machinist technology, both having produced portraits of Stieglitz that suggest, at best, that he was exhausted in his efforts to promote modern art, or at worst, finished (Picabia rendered him as a broken camera, next to which appears a car gearshift tellingly positioned in neutral).
Battery Switch or servo A tractor-trailer Hood Trunk Venturi Glove box or glove compartment Shock absorber Half shaft or axle shaft Convertible version of 2-door coupe Generator Station wagon Dashboard 2-door coupe Gearshift, gear lever Transmission Convertible top Truck Unibody Hubcap Drive shaft Vent window Tachometer Back-up lights Flywheel gear or starter gear 2- or 4-door sedan Cowl Muffler Rocker panel Vacuum advance Oil pan
Regan, Gable's muse and one of the finest dramatic dancers in Britain, acts up a storm in the title role, but Gable does her no favors by imposing this stylistic gearshift.
The seven speed gearbox combines the driving comfort of an automatic transmission with the gearshift capacity of a sequential gearbox used in race cars.
A quick flick of the gearshift to the left puts the box into Sport to liven up your journey, although to be honest, in normal Drive this car is adequately responsive when you floor the throttle.
0-litre diesel in the tested 330d - mated to the new eight-speed automatic gearbox including sports option with gearshift paddles on the steering wheel - is a stormer.
Inside there are brown leather heated seats, a three-spoke leather sports steering wheel with gearshift, leather gear knob and velour floor mats with leather trim.