Friday, September 30, 2011

Hyundai Developing 10 Speed Automatic

Rumors have been circulating that Hyundai is developing a 10 speed automatic transmission for it's
premium cars. Hyundai has really been moving with transmission technology with 2 in-house transmission just recently introduced. The Sonata, Elantra, Accent, Azera, Santa Fe, Genesis, and Equus all come with Hyundai made transmissions. Most manufacturers out source their tranny manufacturing to focus on other R&D ventures. A 10 speed would be an industry leader for gears in a slush box. Here is an evolution of Hyundai transmissions starting at 4-speed to 8-speed.

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