Honda patented 11-speed gearboxAugust 26, 2016
Japanese car manufacturer created a 11-speed gearbox with three clutches. The unique development from Honda with three clutch provides the most rapid and smooth shift between gears, and 11-channel should provide maximum fuel economy.
Now Honda has 9-speed automatic box, which has developed a German company ZF. There is also a 9-gears “robot” with two clutches, which is set to sportcar Honda NSX.
While it is not known which models Honda will establish a new transmission.
Three years ago, Land Rover has created a revolution by creating a 9-speed transmission and double clutch. Today concerns Ford and General Motors use 10-speed “automatic”.