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Ford Motor Company and the Hat Trick

Transmissions are complex and co-dependent mechanisms. Their architecture may reflect early design or the collaboration between competing OE manufacturers, but there always seem to be differences. Charging into this complexity is Ford Motor Company, with the concept of creating a new front-wheel drive design and doing it in partnership with General Motors Propulsion. This is not the first time for these two companies, but it may be their most complicated partnership yet.