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Mid-engine Corvette to get 7-speed dual-clutch, but no manual transmission

New Tremec gearbox will be the only option, according to C/D

The latest: Car and Driver says a dual-clutch automatic from Tremec will be the sole gearbox in the rumored mid-engine Chevy Corvette.

Review: 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 six-speed reveals its true character

2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 6-Speed – Click above for high-res image gallery

Lutz: '09 Pontiac G8 GT gets optional Tremec 6-speed stick

Click above for high-res gallery of the 2008 Pontiac G8 GT

Autoblog Maintenance 301: Transmission R&R, Part IV

A plan is finally in place for rebuilding the broken Tremec T56 transmission from our 1996 Impala SS; now it's time to carefully assemble some components in such a way that it'll survive the sort of abuse that we dish out every time the car hits the racetrack.

Autoblog Maintenance 301: Transmission R&R, Part III

When we last visited this project*, we'd torn down a couple of Tremec T56 transmissions - the F-body/Viper hybrid that was making nasty rock-crushing noises from under the floorpan of our Impala SS, and one from a Chevy SSR that was presumably still in good working order, and perhaps could serve as a source of spare parts.