Whewland’s gearbox is better than yours, says the inventor of an automatic gearbox

The inventor of a “smart” gearbox has developed an automatic, self-adjusting gearbox for a Volkswagen Passat, a vehicle that has become one of the most sought-after in the U.S. market, according to The New York Times.The gearbox system, dubbed “The Haggler” by the paper, is capable of automatically adjusting the torque output of the engine…