Power to the wheels (transmission/gearbox)


Continued from last week

Automated Manual Trasmission (AMT)

This is a specific type of semi-automatic transmission. It consists of a conventional manual transmission with an electronically controlled hydraulic clutch and computerized gear shift control, and the driver can usually override the computer control with a clutchless manual code.


Dual clutch transmission

Although it is sometimes referred to as a twin-clutch transmission or double-clutch transmission, it is closely related to a manual transmission, it uses two separate clutches for odd and even gear sets. It can be fundamentally described as two separate manual transmissions with their respective clutches contained…

Source: Nigerian Tribune