Honda Rumored to Adopt Nine Speed Automatic Transmission

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Honda Rumored to Adopt Nine Speed Automatic Transmission
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We know that Honda is heavily investing into continuously variable transmissions (CVTs) but what about a standard automatic transmission offering? It appears that the Japanese automaker could be investing in a nine-speed automatic manufactured by German supplier ZF. Chances are though that we won’t see any Hondas or Acuras on the road equipped with it… Continue Reading...

Detroit 2011: 9-Speed Automatic Transmission Confirmed by ZF

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Detroit 2011: 9-Speed Automatic Transmission Confirmed by ZF
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Transmissions seem to be adding gears faster than razors are adding blades, with ZF announcing today at the Detroit Auto Show a new 9-speed automatic unit. Described as a “major step for front-wheel drive cars in terms of fuel consumption” by ZF executive vice president Michael Paul, the new unit will be offered in future… Continue Reading...