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2013-02-01 08:21:23

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New 2013 Dodge Challenger R/T Redline heats up the brand's iconic muscle-car lineup with HEMI(®)-power, red-hot exterior accents and performance suspension Signature 20-inch Black Chrome wheels feature a Redline Red accented lip and backbone for a customized look Legendary 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 delivers up to 375 horsepower and 410 lb-ft torque through a track-proven six-speed manual transmission, or paddle-shifting and driver adaptable...

2013-01-17 16:20:44

INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN), the world's largest manufacturer of fully-automatic transmissions for medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles and hybrid propulsion systems, announced today Fred Bohley will assume the role of Executive Director, Finance and Investor Relations. In this position, Mr. Bohley will manage Investor Relations activities including events organization, equity analyst monitoring, outsourced services...

2013-01-14 02:22:03

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- 2014 Jeep® Patriot debuts new six-speed PowerTech automatic transmission Unsurpassed Jeep Trail Rated 4x4 capability, fuel economy of up to 30 miles per gallon (mpg) and improved ride and handling performance in all weather conditions The 2014 Jeep Patriot is the best-priced 4X4 in America New standard front seat-mounted side air bags give the Jeep Patriot more than 30 safety and security features With legendary Jeep capability and...

2013-01-14 02:21:58

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- 2014 Jeep(R) Compass debuts new six-speed PowerTech automatic transmission 2014 Jeep Compass features an updated design - both inside and out Fuel economy ratings of up to 30 miles per gallon (mpg) highway Unsurpassed Jeep capability offering Trail Rated 4x4 capability with Freedom Drive II Off-road Package and exceptional ride and handling performance in all weather conditions New standard front-seat-mounted side air bags and...

2013-01-14 02:21:52

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New eight-speed automatic transmission delivers smoother, more refined shifting and improved fuel economy Innovative Eco Mode optimizes new transmission's shift schedule and expands range of Fuel Saver Technology activation for further fuel economy gains Towing capacity rating improved 44 percent, up to 7,200 pounds Improved and retuned Selec-Track system delivers more torque to the rear wheels in Track Mode for optimal rear-wheel-drive...

2013-01-14 02:21:40

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V-6 engine delivers best-in-class 30 miles per gallon (mpg), driving range of more than 730 miles and best-in-class towing capability of 7,400 pounds New eight-speed automatic transmission boosts fuel efficiency across all powertrains while improving Grand Cherokee's legendary 4x4 performance with a lower crawl ratio More luxurious than ever: world-class craftsmanship includes a new Grand Cherokee Summit model...

2013-01-07 12:21:15

DETROIT and HERZOGENAURACH, Germany, Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Schaeffler, a developer and pioneer of modern efficient mobility, will demonstrate its product innovations for engines, transmissions and chassis applications during the 2013 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in January in Detroit. Schaeffler is participating as a sponsor and exhibitor for the eighth consecutive year. The company's almost 4,000 square-foot()exhibition space is located in room W2-60 and is open to...

2013-01-07 12:20:34

WARRENDALE, Pa., Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While the basic working principle and the mechanical construction of automatic transmissions in vehicles has not changed significantly, increased requirements for performance, fuel economy, and drivability, as well as the increasing number of gears has made it more challenging to design the systems that control modern automatic transmissions. New types of transmissions--continuously variable transmissions (CVT), dual clutch...

2013-01-05 05:00:53

In an effort to meet government regulations for fuel economy, new vehicle transmissions in 2013 may have as many as 10 gears. The Transmission Shop announces that it will service these new complex transmissions. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) January 04, 2013 The Transmission Shop, with four locations in the Dallas area, announces that the major car manufacturers are developing new car and light truck transmissions that could have as many as 10 gears, some of which will be on the market in 2013. The...

2012-12-12 08:20:53

CROTHERSVILLE, Ind., Dec. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aisin Drivetrain, Inc. (ADI), a business unit of Aisin Seiki, the world's largest automotive transmission supplier, today announced that it has begun shipping new six speed automatic transmissions manufactured for light and medium-duty commercial Ram trucks. The new six-speed transmission is designed for Class 3, 4 and 5 diesel trucks, according to ADI President Scott Turpin. A celebration at ADI, one of several Aisin manufacturing plants...