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Old 03-26-2014, 08:44 AM   #7 (permalink)
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I understand what you're asking, but if you sit down and really think about actually installing a 2nd transmission, it's a ridiculous concept. Wastes energy, extra weight, complexity, reliability issues.

Besides, the 65 mpg that the Aero Sprite achieved is not all that impressive these days.
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