TVS to launch semi-automated manual transmission motorcycles in India

AMT or automated manual transmission has already been trending among car manufacturers in India. And now, the same will be seen on motorcycles as well. TVS Motor Company had filed a patent in 2009 for semi-automated manual transmission (SMT) technology which has been granted in May this year. TVS was the first company to launch a clutch-less motorcycle in India with the Jive (the Hero Honda Street was a step-through) which had a gear shift indicator along with a shift lever.

According to the patent filed by the TVS Motor Company, the...

Updated Date: Jun 17, 2016 17:06:12 IST