With more collaborations between BMW and Toyota, we will find more of the Japanese company’s product in the German brand (Aisin is owned by its parent company Toyota).
According to BMW, their future FWD platform sedans’ transmission will be supplied by Aisin (the current BMW RWD cars’ transmission are majorly sourced from ZF).
The new Aisin transmission is improved for the damping capability of the torque converter, which is suitable for turbo engine. The turbo engine’s low end torque results the engine run at low RPM range more time. While this helps to optimize fuel consumption, it also significantly increases the level of torque fluctuations...Read More