automatic transmission

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automatic transmission

a transmission system in a motor vehicle, usually incorporating a fluid clutch, in which the gears change automatically
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FAST FACTS Price: PS61,215 Mechanical: 258bhp, 2,993cc, 6cyl diesel engine driving front wheels via eight-speed automatic gearbox Max speed: 155mph 0-62mph: 6.
FAST FACTS Land Rover Freelander 2 SD4 HSE Price: pounds 36,260 Mechanical: 188bhp, 2,179cc, 4cylinder diesel engine driving four wheels via 6spd automatic gearbox Max speed: 118mph 0-60mph: 10.
0 petrol engine, an automatic gearbox and 50,000 miles on the clock can be had for pounds 5,800.
fast facts MODEL: BMW 420 SE Gran Coupe xDrive PRICE: PS36,160 MECHANICAL: 184bhp, 1,997cc, 4cyl petrol engine driving four wheels via 8-speed automatic gearbox MAX SPEED: 142mph 0-62MPH: 7.
fast facts MODEL: Audi A4 Saloon TDI SE Multitronic PRICE: PS28,210 MECHANICAL: 1968cc, 150bhp, 4 cyl diesel engine driving front wheels via 6spd automatic gearbox.
FAST FACTS Mercedes A-Class AMG Sport Price: PS27,170 Mechanical: 167bhp, 2,143cc, 4cyl diesel engine driving front wheels via 7-speed automatic gearbox Max speed: 137mph 0-62mph: 8.
Available from this month onwards, the MINI John Cooper Works models feature an optional automatic gearbox.
Fast Facts Price: pounds 26,595 Mechanical: 160 bhp, from 1390cc, four cylinder petrol engine driving front wheels via a seven speed DSG automatic gearbox.
In this guise, the engine produces 166 hp @ 5,800 rpm, 161 lb-ft @ 4,000 rpm, and is mated to a five-speed automatic gearbox driving either the front or all four wheels.
8T is available with a five-speed manual or four-speed automatic gearbox.
Both models are available with an automatic gearbox and electric starter.
Honda officials said 29,060 cars are being recalled domestically because some of the bolts on the automatic gearbox have become loose, causing the shaft to dislocate.

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