Articles Posted in the " CVT " Category

  • 2010 Aprilia Mana GT 850 | Preview

    2010 Aprilia Mana GT 850 | Preview

    2010 Mana GT Preview

    The 2010 Aprilia Mana GT 850 is a completely new motorcycling concept with a Sportgear sequential / automatic transmission, radial brake calipers, helmet compartment and upside down forks. The Aprilia Mana combines the potential of the motorcycle with an unmatched functional nature and flexibility of use. A unique bike in the motorcycling world with a potentially endless number of variations: this is the Aprilia Mana GT 850, the version that extends the proverbial versatility of the 850 cc produced by Piaggio even further.


  • Yamaha Compact Automatic Transmission

    Yamaha Compact Automatic Transmission

    Yamaha Motorcycle has succeeded in the development of a continuously variable transmission (CVT) named Y.C.A.T. (Yamaha Compact Automatic Transmission) that is compact enough to be mounted on a moped type motorcycle of the 100 to 125cc class. In addition to displaying this Y.C.A.T. system at the 41st Tokyo Motor Show 2009, it will appear on new moped type models for the ASEAN market beginning with a 2010 model in Vietnam.

    Y.C.A.T.


  • 2009 Aprilia Mana 850 | Review

    2009 Aprilia Mana 850 | Review

    Automatic Mana 850

    There is a constant tension in the world between Futurists and Luddites. Some of us are early adopters-never waiting for new technology to be proven, we are willing beta testers. Others are content to wait until all the bugs have been exterminated and the mature product is ready for safe consumption. Enter the 2009 Aprilia Mana 850.


  • KYMCO Scooters Show Some Horsepower

    KYMCO Scooters Show Some Horsepower

    KYMCO USA Joins A.J. Foyt Racing’s IndyCar Team.

    KYMCO USA has teamed up with one of the legendary names in racing: four-time Indianapolis 500 winner A.J. Foyt. Under an associate sponsorship agreement, KYMCO will support the Foyt #14 car throughout the 17-race IndyCar season.


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