Question: How To Reverse In Aston Martin Paddle Shift

Cars That only Have Paddle Shifters

For example, cars like the Aston Martin DB9 and the Lamborghini Gallardo with automatic transmissions (paddle shifters), how would you shift the car in reverse if the car only has paddle shifters to shift? Is there a knob to put it in reverse? Is there also a Drive mode where it shifts by itself? ...

Aston Martin Preformance Parts

i have a aston martin v8 vantage(the baby aston) and i am looking for parts which increase the bhp and the speed(like turbos, intercoolers, air filters etc...) ...

Can Someone Explain To Me About This Paddle Shifting

I dont really know anything about cars and i dont get how this Paddle Shifting works for the Automatic Transmission 2009 Acura TSX. It says it has a Sequential Sport Shift, which i dont get what that is. heres the info about it -Whether you want to take full command of the Sequential SportShift transmission or just make a quick passing maneuver, the steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters deliver quick precise shifts at your fingertips. -While driving in "D," a tap of the paddle shifter will ...

Manual Shift Reverse Grind

I have an 86 Firebird TA, manual, all the drive gears shift fine. Sometimes when I go to shift into reverse it grinds. It sounds and feels as if something is spinning and it wont "catch into reverse. If you pull the shifter slightly down it will stop the spinning and engage into reverse?? What is spinning?? What fixes it? ...

When To Shift With Sportronic Shifters

I've recently purchased a 08 Mitsubishi Lancer GTS automatic and paddle shifters. I can't drive a manual but still like to feel the "thrill" of driving a stick :P. I am wondering what is a good time to shift up or shift down? Sometimes when i push it to 4000rpm and shift up, the engine stays at 4k rpm. I would have to shift up 1 or 2 more gears before it comes down. any help on how to get the ...

At What rpm Should You Shift Up When Using a Manual or Paddle Shifter in a Car in Order to Obtain Good MPG

Im not that good at driving manual or using paddle shifter in cars since i dont know what is a good rpm to shift up(i just shift up when i hear the engine gettin loud i dont know if thats good or not). They say manuals are a little more fuel efficent, last longer and sometimes cheaper, so i would like to buy one but so for now i drive automatic. Your answer will be apreciated (your specific details too!), ...

How Does The SMG Transmission Work On A BMW M3

I saw pictures where the SMG transmission has paddle shifters....but on the other hand the shift knob shows Reverse-O (what does the O stand for?) - then it also has tiptronic...plus and minus....So SMG...you can use BOTH Paddle shifters AND/OR Tiptronic?? I just got so confused about the whole SMG thing, I know what SMG stands for but from the pictures it seemed to not make any sense...... ...

Paddle Shifters In The Newer Corvettes

How do the paddle shifters work in the newer corvettes. Im looking into buying a newer vette, but i can't decide between the 6 speed (which i'm partial to) or the paddle shifter. My question is, historically, granny gears and paddle shifters have never worked like a manual transmission car. in other words, typically, when you take off from a stop, it will be in first gear, and then switches to 2nd when it feels like it should regardless of it ...

I Need A Shift Knob Compatible With Stick That Has A Reverse Collar Spring

(The type that you have to push up in order to shift to reverse on manual vehicles) Is there a name for these special shift knobs? And where can I buy these? Thanks in advance for any help =) ...

Are Paddle Shifters On Cars Better

Im looking at a 2002 toyota mr2 spyder and the car is 5speed smt but with no clutch. I asked the seller what no clutch meant and he told me that it has paddle shifters. So I told him how does that work and he told me its all in the steering wheel. That sounds cool but I kind of wanted to use the stick shift and clutch. I belive thats the whole point of a sports car.Im not a racer ...