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ColleenC2
10-23-2007, 07:38 PM
What's up with the new Lexus 8 speed, and why would anyone want an 8 speed? Help me out here!

Eric
10-23-2007, 07:45 PM
What's up with the new Lexus 8 speed, and why would anyone want an 8 speed? Help me out here!


The extra ratios mean less RPM drop between gears; so the car is smoother and more efficient. Also, the six and seven and eight-speed transmissions out there now sometimes have double overdrive gears; to dramatically cut engine RPM at steady-state cruising...