Tiptronic

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Tiptronic

(tɪpˈtrɒnɪk) or

tiptronic

n
(Automotive Engineering) trademark a type of gearbox that has both automatic and manual options
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If you want to squeeze every mile out of every gallon, go for the 1.3 litre CDTi diesel Easytronic version and you will get over 80mpg.
So, appropriately, we took a first drive in Scotland of the latest Easytronic auto version straight to the landmark at the top of Scotland.
The 1.3 CDTi engine is available with a five-speed automated manual box, dubbed Easytronic and offering a claimed 84g/km and 85.6mpg combined.
However, at the bottom of the range, you can get a simpler 'Easytronic' set-up - essentially a manual gearbox without a clutch - on the 1.0-litre petrol engine for a premium of just PS400.
The entry model is the onelitre three-cylinder Turbo with Start/Stop, which with Vauxhall's Easytronic five-speed automatic transmission achieves class-leading CO2 emissions of 96g/km.
There's just one five-door body style and the range was launched with a single 75ps 1.0-litre Ecotec petrol engine with a choice of manual or Easytronic automatic transmission.
The gearbox is called Easytronic Gen II and is an automated five-speed manual that uses hydraulic actuators that change gears under the command of the ECU.
KBA ErgoTronic consoles will incorporate EasyTronic automation for fast, low-waste startup and rundown.
The vehicle is based on a 1.2 litre Opel Corsa petrol automated manual transmission, in which the control and actuation of the original Easytronic system has been replaced with Ricardo's electromagnetic linear actuators.
Q I AM thinking of buying a Vauxhall Corsa Easytronic, but have an automatic licence.
Their Easytronic SM1110E is a vision of stainless steel and, complete with a digital clock and a full 20 litre capacity it'll provide the perfect finishing touch in your kitchen.
There's a full range of engines with five or six-speed manual, Easytronic semi-automatic and four-speed auto transmission.