Cornwall drivers currently shopping for their new car have likely seen the acronym “CVT” in the vehicle’s description. What is a CVT transmission? CVT means “Continuously Variable Transmission.” Read ahead to learn more about CVT transmissions, and then, fill out a pre-approval and explore our new inventory to find a diverse selection of vehicles with CVT transmissions!
In layman’s terms, CVT, or continuously variable transmission, means a transmission that continuously shifts through gears while you are driving. Mechanical transmissions have a fixed number of gears and a hard shift between each. Shiftless transmissions, single-speed, and stepless transmissions are other names for CVT transmission. CVT transmissions shift seamlessly, giving you a smooth acceleration and increased fuel economy.
A mechanical transmission uses multiple intricate parts to shift through a predetermined number of gears, and a CVT uses a pulley system to shift gears. One pulley in the CVT connects to the engine and to the wheels. As a result, a CVT produces smooth, powerful acceleration as the pulleys move to power the wheels.
The CVT Transmission produces a wide array of benefits to Stratford drivers, including:
The benefits of a CVT transmission outweigh the drawbacks; there are a few downsides to take note of, including:
Now that you have an idea of the perks a CVT transmission brings to a vehicle’s performance, look at the models we offer with a CVT transmission:
With one of these Chevrolet, Buick, GMC model vehicles, Charlottetown drivers commute to Stratford to PEI just got smoother and savings at the gas pump.
If you’re shopping for 2023 Chevy Silverado 1500 trim levels near Stratford, you’ll have plenty of options. In total, there are nine 2023 Chevy Silverado configurations for you to choose from, so we’ve made the research process just a bit easier by breaking down the pricing and core features for each of the Silverado…
Nearly any new Chevrolet vehicle will deliver you impressive efficiency as you take on the Stratford roads. However, if you’ve been thinking about making the switch to an all-electric vehicle, look no further than the 2023 Chevrolet Bolt EV. The new Chevy Bolt EV is a fully-electric vehicle that provides the latest technology and…
The 2023 GMC Sierra 3500 can up to 16,329 kg when properly equipped. Take a moment to learn about its towing and engine specs, the 2023 GMC Sierra 3500 payload capacity, and this truck’s many towing and hauling features. Then, apply for financing and contact Hillside Chevrolet Buick GMC to test drive the Sierra 3500 for sale…
You don't have any saved vehicles!
Look for this link on your favorites:
Once you've saved some vehicles, you can view them here at any time.