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Smith's automatic motor car gearbox, c 1959.

Smith's automatic motor car gearbox, c 1959.
3 4 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 26cm


Automatic transmision is an alternative to the manually controlled gearbox on a motor vehicle. The gear ratio is adjusted automatically to conditions of speed, acceleration, and gradient, rather than requiring a clutch to be engaged as with a manual gearbox.

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