TITLE

German firm plans 6-speed automatic gearbox

AUTHOR(S)
Chew, Edmund
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;10/11/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5842, p32Z
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on ZF Friedrichshafen's efforts to develop a six-speed automatic transmission, with plans for producing the system in 2001. Features of the gearbox unveiled by the company during the 1999 Frankfurt auto show; Variable transmission developed for smaller front-wheel-drives; Venture formed with Ford Motor Co. to produce the system.
ACCESSION #
2395205

 

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