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Chassisworks Transmission Tunnel Kits

Fabricating a transmission tunnel for any race car, street machine, classic truck or hot rod can easily be accomplished thanks to new kits from Chris Alston’s Chassisworks. Available for both manual and automatic transmissions.

Moroso Oil Pan and Transmission Gaskets

Moroso has introduced an oil pan gasket for BBC Mark 4 engines and a transmission gasket for the GM 4L80E, 700R4 automatic transmissions.

American Powertrain Announces New Pro-Fit 6-Speed System for 1968-’82 C3 Corvettes

American Powertrain is now introducing the next generation Pro-Fit 6-speed system for 1968-’82 C3 Corvettes. The system looks like the original 4-speed transmission with the correct shifter position in the factory console. Designed as a complete kit, it features an American Powertrain customized TREMEC MAGNUM 6-speed transmission.

How You Can Increase Your Payoff by Including a Transmission With Your Engine Builds

Bundling two or more products into a single package simplifies the buying process for a consumer, saving both time and money. This isn’t limited to household goods and groceries. An engine builder can increase his bottom line by selling more than one product, such as a transmission. And additional accessories and services also can be added.

Understanding Borg-Warner’s R-10/R-11 Overdrive Transmissions

Borg-Warner overdrive transmissions were first introduced in 1934, originally designed to reduce engine rpms at highway speeds. The early overdrive transmission is actually a two-speed planetary transmission attached to the rear portion of a standard three-speed transmission.

Amsoil Synthetic Dual-Clutch Transmission Fluid

AMSOIL has introduced a new synthetic fluid for dual-clutch transmissions (DCTs). AMSOIL Synthetic DCT Fluid’s superior frictional properties protect against shudder and gear clashing to consistently produce fast, smooth shifts.

GM’s New 8-Speed Automatic Transmission

General Motors has announced that its latest transmission, titled the 8L90, will be available in the 2015 Corvette Stingray and eventually availed in the Camaro and a host of Cadillac models. The new transmission is an eight speed automatic with paddle sifters, intended to rival the semi-automatic transmission technologies being employed by European manufacturers. The steering

Performance Automatic PA45103 4R70W Super Comp Transmission

Performance Automatic takes a state of the art approach to putting a “Ford in a Ford” for those who choose a Big Block 429-460 Ford engine and want to run the extremely durable 4R70W Ford Overdrive transmission. Performance Automatic has a new version of its 4R70W Super Comp Trans; the PA45103 is sporting a new custom designed steel SFI Pro

PML Offers Deep Transmission Pan for the C5 Corvette

PML has added a great looking, solid construction, transmission pan to its line of products especially for automobile enthusiasts. PML designed this transmission pan specifically for C5 Corvette owners who push  their Corvettes to the limit and for owners who just want to take care of their Corvettes.  This pan would also be useful for

ATI Introduces Vasco Gear Sets

ATI has introduced 1.64 and 1.66 ratio, straight cut, Vasco gear sets for Powerglide Transmissions.   These new gear sets accept OEM Powerglide 19-spline input shafts and have an OEM sized Powerglide output shaft. No case machining needed, accepts up to 5 OEM sized reverse clutches, and no other special parts needed for installation. A