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Old 10-06-2012, 06:57 AM   #38
sxotty
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Originally Posted by JustyWRC View Post
Aren't pretty much all hybrids CVT? Including Fords? Also, I believe the new Accord has gone CVT. Audi's? I am sure I am missing some "modern" ones. Oh wait, Nissan is pretty much all CVT. Heck, the next Pathfinder is CVT.
Look here
http://eahart.com/prius/psd/

That is how it works. Pretty robust solution. The volt is similar. The licensed hybrids are all similar as well. So are most of the others that use some sort of planetary gear set. These are used in buses with no problem. Plenty robust.
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