Oerlikon Graziano develops new 2 speed automated manual transmission  [ Italy ]

Oerlikon Graziano S.p.A announced that it has developed a new 2 Speed automated manual transmission. Called AVTR (Adaptable Voltage & Transmission Ratio), this full electric transmission was developed as part of an EU-funded research project (FP7). Used singularly it offers EVs the advantages of multispeed transmissions and if applied to two independent axles it makes the vehicle AWD while ...
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