Are CVTs Bad? Why Mazda Avoids CVT Transmissions
- Published on: Wednesday, June 26, 2019
- Why Mazda Only Sells Manual and Automatic Transmissions Are CVTs bad transmissions? Why don't people like CVTs?Subscribe for new videos every Wednesday! - https://goo.gl/VZstk7Recommended Books & Car Products - http://amzn.to/2BrekJmEE Shirts! - http://bit.ly/2BHsiuoMazda continually develops clever engineering solutions to their cars. What many companies might call old technology, Mazda finds a way to reinvent and improve in as many ways as possible. The Nissan Rogue, Honda CR-V, Subaru Forester, and Toyota Rav4 Hybrid all use CVT transmissions. If everyone in the segment is doing it, surely there's a reason, right? Mazda has their own plan, with uniquely developed automatic and manual transmissions for their lineup. This video will focus on Mazda's automatic transmission style, a 6 speed planetary box with a torque converter, but also some very clever implementations to improve efficiency and driver feel. Zoom zoom or whatever. Engineering Explained is a participant in the Amazon Influencer Program.Don't forget to check out my other pages below!Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/engineeringex...Official Website: http://www.howdoesacarwork.comTwitter: http://www.twitter.com/jasonfenske13Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/engineeringe...Car Throttle: https://www.carthrottle.com/user/engi...Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/shop/engineeri...EE Extra: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCsrY...NEW VIDEO EVERY WEDNESDAY!