Tag: transmission

Mercedes AMG GT Gearbox Is Way Cheaper than the Ford GT’s

Mercedes-AMG GT

Despite having identical transmissions, Ford wants $32,324 compared to AMG’s $14,940. 

  Comments | By - November 12, 2018

Transmission Leak Fixed, Bank Not Broken: Project 190 E

MBWorld Project 190 E Transmission Leak Repair

Hard shifting and a fluid leak can be fixed on the cheap, so don’t give up hope on your transmission just yet.

  Comments | By - August 29, 2017

The Manual Is NOT Dead


Why do people keep trying to say the manual transmission should be shelved? There are so many reasons to save the manuals!

  Comments | By - April 6, 2016

MotorTrend Pits the Audi RS 5 Against the C63 AMG 507 Edition

Automotive magazines are like casinos.  They’re skilled at making sure they win more often than they lose.  Motor Trend recently hedged its bets by testing a 2014 Audi RS 5 against a 2014 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG 507 Edition coupe.  Ron Kiino, Jonny Lieberman and Randy Pobst were going to have a great time, no matter […] More »

  Comments | By - February 11, 2014

Nine-speed automatic transmission under development

If you really know your luxury cars, you’ll easily be able to discern a stark performance difference between European premium cars such as Mercedes-Benz, and JDM (Japanese Domestic Market) cars such as Honda, Nissan and Toyota. Heck, you’ll even notice a difference between European and American premiums. In what aspect? Well, the tranny mostly.
Mercedes-Benz cars

  Comments | By - July 21, 2010