What Are High-Performance Transmissions?

March 7, 2023 | By Mister Transmission

 

 

What Are High-Performance Transmissions?

 

Transmissions are integral to all types of automobiles, but some vehicles have high-performance transmissions that operate at another level.

What is a high-performance transmission?

High-performance transmissions have specifications that allow them to operate within high-performance vehicles. These include custom hot rods, race vehicles, sport turners, and muscles cars. These non-standard vehicles have different needs from a regular sedan, station wagon, or SUV. Drivers of these vehicles do more than commute to work or pick up groceries in them. That’s why their transmissions have to be different.

 

High-performance transmissions have the same basic functions and components as any other transmission does. Like any transmission, a high-performance transmission converts power generated by the engine and delivers that power through the driveline to the axles. The axles spin and this, of course, turns the wheels. The transmission also allows for gear changing. The main difference you see in a high-performance transmission is that it can handle much higher speeds.

Servicing high-performance transmissions

High-performance transmissions are far from run-of-the-mill, so it takes specialized knowledge and skills to service them. Specialized equipment might also be necessary. People often invest a lot of time and money into their custom vehicles, so they only want experts servicing and repairing their high-performance transmissions. They want Mister Racing.

Bring your high-performance transmission to Mister Racing for expert service.

 

You can find transmission experts at Mister Transmission, but for high-performance transmissions, try Mister Racing.  All of our Mister Transmission locations are specially equipped and part of the Mister Racing program across Canada

 

The experts at Mister Racing know how to source high-quality parts for your transmission. Mister Racing is Canada’s leading high-performance transmission shop for service, maintenance, and repairs. At Mister Racing, we have the technology, knowhow, and special replacement parts to get your high-performance transmission working perfectly once again!

 

Mister Racing will be able to provide the specific transmission service you want. This is because high-performance vehicles are typically unique and because drivers use them for highly specialized purposes.

Come to Mister Transmission / Mister Racing—for any transmission service or repair you need.

At Mister Transmission, we are transmission experts. And at Mister Racing, we are high-performance transmission experts. Please get in touch with us today to schedule a transmission inspection, maintenance service, or repair.

 

 

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