Volvo Trucks North America Product Information Powertrain Subject: Competitive Analysis of Eaton Ultrashift PLUS Date: November 24, 2009 Page 1 of 9 This information is provided by Product Management in the Marketing Department.
Mar 26, 2014 My last truck was a Volvo Detroit D60 automatic, ex US. Xpress truck. I spent lots of in all kind of transmission glitches, towing and time in shop and this was the reason I sold it in 2007 and bought a newVolvo.
In vocational trucks, automatic transmissions offer numerous benefits and are gaining in market share against manual transmissions. To find out more about how they compare, we talked to Lou May 09, 2015 Comparing manual transmission vs automatic transmission in 2015 Freightliner Weigh the pros and cons carefully to get the manual, automated manual, or automatic Class 8 truck transmission that maximizes capability and durability on your construction jobs The key factor is the intelligence of the transmission, The [Volvo IShift can instantly predict and select the most efficient utilization of the engine, explained Chris Stadler, Volvo Trucks product marketing manager.
Part 2 of the automatic vs. manual transmission piece will run Tuesday and will cover drivers takes on automatic transmissions. More About: auto transmission, auto vs. manual transmission Most truckers have strong opinions about automatic transmissions versus manual transmissions in their trucks. Some drivers find that driving an automatic makes their job easier, while others just cant get used to driving a big rig without shifting gears.
With the manual transmission, the fuelsipping 2014 Chevrolet Cruze Eco gets better fuel economy than the automatic version. Some myths are grounded in truth. Future Volvo trucks will even be getting dual clutch transmissions, those can preselect the next gear and shift instantly with 0 interruption of torque to the wheels. Just like a car auto transmission. The Volvo I shift transmission uses road grade, speed, weight, and engine load to gauge the optimum time for switching gears to increase fuel efficiency ISHIFT TRANSMISSION IShift Product Guide.
INTELLIGENT SHIFTING. TRUCK MODELS USING ISHIFT TRANSMISSIONS. Sold in the VAH, VHD, VNL and VNR, the IShift helps every driver become more Every truck driver seems to have their own fervent opinion on which is better, the traditional manual transmission or the increasingly popular automatic one.
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