Another amazing video by Engineering Explained! In this video they are explaining the working of the CVT Transmission, and the advantages and disadvantages of the CVTs.
CVT transmissions are soulless and the worst. They are unreliable. And everything else people love to say about an innovative and very popular transmission style. Manual transmissions are absolutely more fun. Are DCT transmissions faster than manuals, thereby allowable alternatives for high end sports cars? Questionable. But why are CVT transmissions not allowed in this conversation? In the video bellow look at the math behind CVTs to see why they are truly great transmissions.
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