Honda Patents 11-Speed, Triple-Clutch Transmission

August 25, 2016 0

Honda has filed a new patent with the Japan Patent Office for a new transmission which features 11 speeds and three clutches. 
In the description, Honda says that by using a third clutch, it will be able to decrease torque removal that occurs with dual-clutch transmissions. The patent application, … read more

Honda Australia forecasts massive 2017 growth

August 25, 2016 0

Honda Australia has forecast huge growth in 2017 on the back of the new Civic sedan and hatch line-up, and the much improved next-generation CR-V medium SUV.
The company’s local director Stephen Collins this week stated his aim to achieve 50,000 sales next year, around 20 per cent more than is expected … read more

Could Honda go back to the future?

August 25, 2016 0

Honda Australia says it and a number of other “advanced” markets around the globe are pushing for the development of a greater array of sporty cars, potentially even a revival of iconic coupes such as the Prelude and Integra.
Why is this of note? While there’s nothing locked away in the immediate … read more

Honda patents 11-speed triple-clutch transmission – report

August 25, 2016 0

Honda has reportedly filed a patent in Japan for an 11-speed triple-clutch transmission.
According to AutoGuide, which initially found the patent, the filing was made by Honda on May 27, 2016. In a translation of the patent application Honda claims that the third clutch will reduce torque loss.
The … read more

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