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    Chevrolet Volt’s Second-Generation Powertrain Better In Every Facet

Chevrolet Volt’s Second-Generation Powertrain Better In Every Facet

The Volt's second-generation powertrain earned a spot on the coveted 10Best Engines list.
By |September 18th, 2017|Article Type, Chevrolet, Drivetrain, Engineering & Technology, News, Powertrain, Report, Research And Development, Volt, Voltec|Comments Off on Chevrolet Volt’s Second-Generation Powertrain Better In Every Facet|

GM Supplier GKN Reveals Electric Axle Concept

GKN says the package offers greater efficiencies over current e-axles.
By |September 7th, 2017|Article Type, Business, Drivetrain, Electric, Electrification, Engineering & Technology, Green, News, Powertrain, Research And Development, Suppliers|Comments Off on GM Supplier GKN Reveals Electric Axle Concept|
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    Could Future Electric Cars From General Motors Come With A Manual Transmission?

Could Future Electric Cars From General Motors Come With A Manual Transmission?

Might the manual transmission have a place in electric cars?
By |September 5th, 2017|Article Type, Drivetrain, Electrification, Engineering & Technology, Future product, Green, News, Powertrain, Predictions & Expectations, Research And Development|Comments Off on Could Future Electric Cars From General Motors Come With A Manual Transmission?|
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    2017 Opel Insignia Grand Sport Marks First Time Twinster AWD System Meets A Mid-Size Sedan

2017 Opel Insignia Grand Sport Marks First Time Twinster AWD System Meets A Mid-Size Sedan

GKN worked with Opel to ensure the system delivered dynamic performance for all elements.
By |April 21st, 2017|Article Type, Chassis, Drivetrain, Engineering & Technology, Feature Spotlight, GMA Special, Insignia Range, Insignia Sedan, News, Opel - Vauxhall, Research And Development|Comments Off on 2017 Opel Insignia Grand Sport Marks First Time Twinster AWD System Meets A Mid-Size Sedan|
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    GM Supplier American Axle Has An Intelligent Use For V2V Communications

GM Supplier American Axle Has An Intelligent Use For V2V Communications

Using vehicle-to-vehicle communications, one car can warn the next when it might want to preemptively engage all-wheel drive.
By |April 7th, 2017|Active Safety, American Axle & Manufacturing, Article Type, Business, Deep Dive, Drivetrain, Engineering & Technology, GMA Special, News, Research And Development, Safety, Suppliers, Telematics, V2V Connectivity|Comments Off on GM Supplier American Axle Has An Intelligent Use For V2V Communications|
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    2018 Opel Insignia Grand Sport Fears No Elements With Torque Vectoring AWD

2018 Opel Insignia Grand Sport Fears No Elements With Torque Vectoring AWD

Opel says the system will be segment leading in dynamics and driver feel.
By |January 12th, 2017|Article Type, Drivetrain, Engineering & Technology, Europe, Feature, Equipment, Option, Trim Level, Future product, Insignia Range, Insignia Sedan, Market, News, Opel - Vauxhall, Research And Development|Comments Off on 2018 Opel Insignia Grand Sport Fears No Elements With Torque Vectoring AWD|
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    Shelby GT350 Rumored To Receive Dual Clutch Transmission, Will The Camaro Counter?

Shelby GT350 Rumored To Receive Dual Clutch Transmission, Will The Camaro Counter?

There is a seven-speed DCT at GM's disposal, should it choose.
By |October 11th, 2016|Article Type, Camaro, Chevrolet, Competition, Drivetrain, Engineering & Technology, Feature, Equipment, Option, Trim Level, Ford, Future product, News, Report, Research And Development, Rumor|Comments Off on Shelby GT350 Rumored To Receive Dual Clutch Transmission, Will The Camaro Counter?|

Dissecting The New GM Nine-Speed Automatic Transmission

The transmission, developed with Ford, will debut alongside the 2018 Chevrolet Equinox.
By |October 11th, 2016|Article Type, Auto Transmission, Chevrolet, Drivetrain, Engineering & Technology, Equinox, News, Powertrain, Report, Research And Development|Comments Off on Dissecting The New GM Nine-Speed Automatic Transmission|
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    2018 Buick Regal GS May Feature The Same Torque-Vectoring System As The Focus RS

2018 Buick Regal GS May Feature The Same Torque-Vectoring System As The Focus RS

According to recent developments from Vauxhall and Opel.
By |October 7th, 2016|Article Type, Buick, Drivetrain, Engineering & Technology, Insignia OPC, Insignia Range, News, Opel - Vauxhall, Performance, Regal, Regal GS, Report, Research And Development|Comments Off on 2018 Buick Regal GS May Feature The Same Torque-Vectoring System As The Focus RS|
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    Tremec Announces New Seven-Speed DCT, Where Does It Fit In With GM?

Tremec Announces New Seven-Speed DCT, Where Does It Fit In With GM?

The new dual clutch transmission has been designed for rear- and all-wheel drive applications.
By |October 3rd, 2016|Article Type, C8, Chevrolet, Corvette, Drivetrain, Engineering & Technology, News, Powertrain, Report, Research And Development, Zora|Comments Off on Tremec Announces New Seven-Speed DCT, Where Does It Fit In With GM?|