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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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US Black Engineer & Information Technology magazine has recognised Eric Burnett, automatic transmission chief engineer, FCA US LLC with the 2018 Black Engineer of the Year award.
756 and it is 13% higher than current 8-speed automatic transmissions.
Demand for automotive automatic transmissions is increasing with expansion of the automobile market in North America.
It was mentioned that Tata Motors' domestic business doesn't produce any automatic transmission vehicle, according to its website while Maruti Suzuki offers five automatic variants of the 15 it sells.
The West Virginia facility currently builds six-speed automatic transmissions for Toyota's Avalon, Camry, Sienna and Venza and Lexus' RX 350 vehicles built in North America.
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.
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.
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.
As I wrote this information down in front of an antique, red and black REO dump truck, I recalled old war stories and wondered if automatic transmissions are really the answer to any safety problems.
Together with standard anti-lock brakes, a responsive V-6 engine, and one of the world's finest automatic transmissions, the Regal offers numerous features and generous accommodations for $17,960.
Allison Transmission (NYSE: ALSN), a manufacturer of fully automatic transmissions for medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles, is launching its first nine-speed model at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta.

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