fluid flywheel


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Noun1.fluid flywheel - a kind of fluid coupling in which the flywheel is the driving rotor
flywheel - regulator consisting of a heavy wheel that stores kinetic energy and smooths the operation of a reciprocating engine
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Although technically speaking the DB18 uses manual transmission, the car actually has a fourspeed Wilson Pre-selector gearbox in tandem with the Daimler Fluid Flywheel, which allows the driver to select the next available gear by hand before using the 'change pedal' to enact the shift.
Although technically speaking the DB18 uses manual transmission, the car actually has a four-speed Wilson Preselector gearbox in tandem with the Daimler Fluid Flywheel.
Jaguar is also fitting a fluid flywheel system developed for Formula One to its XF which recovers energy wasted during braking.