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Diesel Transmissions for Performance Applications

Today’s diesel crowd is using their truck like a truck, and like a toy too, which requires a robust transmission.

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Why Oil and Fluid Analysis Makes Your Engine and Transmission Healthier

Much like a doctor’s visit for your own health, there’s no better way to understand what’s going on inside your engine and transmission than by having a fluid analysis performed. The process is not difficult, but having an expert discuss the results with you can be a game changer for the health and life of

American Powertrain Adds GearStar Automatic Transmissions

American Powertrain has now added GearStar automatic transmissions for Ford, Chevy and Mopar to its product lineup.

Transtar Industries to Begin Offering OE Recycled Engines

The engines are priced and graded based on part condition and mileage. All recycled engines are backed by a 90-day warranty.

Pakelo Racing Transmission DLS A Lubricant

This product is Pakelo’s baseline IndyCar gearbox lubricant. It provides outstanding performance and greatly reduces drivetrain loss.

Race Winning Brands Names VP of Transmission Business

Race Winning Brands (RWB), a manufacturer of high-performance components based in Mentor, OH, has appointed Craig Stark as vice president of the transmission business unit. Stark joins the RWB team effective immediately and has experience in spearheading growth in the automotive manufacturing, distribution, and service sectors, including time as vice president of aftermarket sales at

American Powertrain TREMEC Magnum XL 6-speed Transmission Conversion Kit

Designed for firm crisp shifting, improved gearing and power capacity for the 2010-2015 5th Gen Camaro V8.

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Circle D Specialties Acquires Reid Racing

Circle D Specialties, a manufacturer of high-performance torque converters and driveline components for the automotive aftermarket, has announced the acquisition of Reid Racing, a manufacturer of performance transmission cases and specialty heavy-duty axle components for off-road vehicles. This strategic acquisition expands Circle D Specialties’ product portfolio and positions the company as a comprehensive provider of

American Powertrain’s #BaconShift Promotion and ProFit Transmission Sale

Now through January 5, American Powertrain is offering a $250 price reduction on transmission kits and pitching in 2 lbs. of Benton’s Bacon.

SADEV Racing Transmission to Showcase New Innovations at PRI

SADEV Racing Transmission, a manufacturer whose transmission systems have powered race cars to victory at the highest levels of competition, will offer PRI attendees a one-of-a-kind experience at this year’s show. In addition to showcasing its world-class lineup of products for 2WD, 4WD, EV and high horsepower, as well as transverse, inline and transaxles, SADEV Racing

Hughes Performance XTM and XFM Series Converters

Available for General Motors, Ford and Chrysler transmissions. The “XTM” is slightly higher stall for gas engine application and the “XFM” is a lower stall for diesel engine applications.

Diesel Transmissions

It’s no longer a secret… heck, it’s no longer that special for a diesel engine to make 1,000-plus horsepower. It’s become commonplace, and due to that increased capability, it seems these days, OE manufacturers are rating transmissions at their absolute limits.