An automatic transmission also known as self-shifting transmission, n-speed automatic, or simply AT is a transmission that is capable of changing the gear ratio automatically as the vehicle moves. Thus, it frees the driver from having to shift gears manually.
In addition, an automatic transmission allows an internal combustion engine to run on high-rotational speed and provides range of torque and speed outputs. And how better to understand its working principle than a 2D animation?
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