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      01-20-2013, 01:40 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by 3s-a-charm View Post
Did that Lexus have a CVT transmission? I still can't get used to that...
Agreed. CVTs are not in keeping with the fundamentals of luxury cars. Instead of simulating gears, these transmissions should run through real gears with continuously variable ratios. The idea of one variable gear doesn't sit well with me.
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