USA: Ford lays out future automatic transmission plans
Ford is revamping its automatic transmission range and by 2008 more than half in North America will be new. The company said this week that it is working on new automatic transmission architectures – including five-speeds, six-speeds and continuously variable transmissions – that have a wider ratio span between the highest and lowest gear ratios, making better use of engine power and helping to improve fuel efficiency.
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