Hyundai Powertech Co. Ltd.’s all-new fuel-saving 6-speed automatic transmission will be offered on several vehicles produced by Hyundai Motor Co. Ltd. and Kia Motors Corp., Ward’s has learned. Developed at the Hyundai Kia Automotive Group’s research and development center in Namyang, the compact, lightweight transmission will be applied first on the Hyundai Grandeur/Azera built at Hyundai’s Asan plant, beginning in January. It also is headed for use on the revised ‘10 Santa Fe ...

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