If you are used to keeping everything under control, including the gear shifting process in your classic car, you should certainly consider using an advanced electronic transmission in your motorcar. If you make up your mind to give it a try, you will need an additional transmission module/controller to move the performance capacity of your car to a new level.

Recently, it has been reported that Meritor, Inc. has taken over Transportation Power (more commonly known as TransPower) by purchasing all of its outstanding common shares. The details of this deal haven’t been unveiled.

Allison Transmission, who made a significant contribution to the development of the urban passenger bus (Agrale MA 17) in Brazil during the past year, has confirmed positive results during the testing stage. This bus was assigned to the transportation company TUA to estimate the operating characteristics and benefits of Allison’s products, when buses are used on a daily basis.

ZF Aftermarket has recently unveiled a range of technical training themes for their webinar trainings. All interested persons (from students to auto repair experts) are welcome to become acquainted with innovative repair methods, and openly examine the latest automotive trends. The professionals from the ZF Aftermarket tech team will provide a detailed and clear explanation on the specified topics.

Mercedes transmissions are considered by many as a benchmark of quality and reliability, but like any other piece of machinery, Mercedes automatics require regular diagnostics, maintenance services, and professional technicians recommend car owners to avoid aggressive driving, slippages, etc. Otherwise, even the most reliable Mercedes transmissions will get out of order pretty fast.

Wells Vehicle Electronics’ solid expertise and dedication to providing top-quality technical service and training has resulted in establishment of GoTech, a special tech training resource covering a wide range of topics related to the automotive world.

Transmission issues in Ford F-150 have recently led to a legal action against the automaker. According to the case materials, hard and erratic shifts of a failure-prone 10-speed automatic transmission (10R80) installed in popular American trucks triggered whiplashes.

In recent years it has become commonplace to say that manual transmissions have become obsolete and can no longer compete with more technically advanced types of transmissions both in performance capacity and in cost-efficiency. But recently the racing world has become a witness to a surprising speed record. We are talking about a tuned Toyota Supra equipped with a six-speed manual transmission that has set a drag strip record for manual cars.

Xtrac, a British engineering company specialized in advanced transmission solutions for racing applications, has recently presented its latest P1316 e-axle intended for the first electric-powered cars to participate in the 2021 to 2024 FIA World Rallycross Championship.

During the recent CES show, ZF has presented its technological advances in the field of autonomous driving, and confirmed its intention to deliver a Level 4 autonomous driving solution for an unnamed commercial vehicle (CV) maker by 2025.

If you are an owner of a growing auto repair business and want to build trust and credibility among potential customers, now you have a great opportunity to earn ASE certification or get recertified. ASE has recently opened winter registration, which will remain valid until March 31.

It is predicted that drivetrain technologies are expected to face significant alterations regarding dimensions, packaging and gearing as electrification trend continues to gain power in the automotive industry.

With a price tag reaching almost $60 grand, the new Chevy Stingray is an undisputed performance car bargain. However, as it has been recently discovered, now you can buy a dedicated Corvette dragster for $12,000 less than the Stingray. This car is claimed to cover the quarter-mile distance in only 7.5 secs.

Automotive engineers have always been involved in a constant search for an innovative solution that can solve the problem of varying the gear between the driving and the driven members in a vehicle automatically and in an infinite number of different ratios. Long before the arrival of continuously variable transmissions (CVTs), engineers had something to offer in this field.

We get used to newspaper headlines such as “Manuals are dying”, “Stick shift is going extinct”, “Stick shift sales keep falling”, but it should not be assumed that the development curve of manual transmissions stopped at 4-5-speed units without any smart technologies. In reality, modern manual transmissions also can be equipped with a variety of remarkable features.



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If you are used to keeping everything under control, including the gear shifting process in your classic car, you should certainly consider using an advanced electronic transmission in your motorcar. If you make up your mind to give it a try, you will need an additional transmission module/controller to move the performance capacity of your car to a new level.

Recently, it has been reported that Meritor, Inc. has taken over Transportation Power (more commonly known as TransPower) by purchasing all of its outstanding common shares. The details of this deal haven’t been unveiled.

Allison Transmission, who made a significant contribution to the development of the urban passenger bus (Agrale MA 17) in Brazil during the past year, has confirmed positive results during the testing stage. This bus was assigned to the transportation company TUA to estimate the operating characteristics and benefits of Allison’s products, when buses are used on a daily basis.

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