The option is available on 88bhp models and costs £1,000. For fleet managers who dismiss this as a waste of money, it must be noted that some local delivery drivers change gear 1,000 times a day in stop-start conditions. The EST box can make a 5% difference in fuel consumption and is an amazing 20% better than an automatic gearbox. Emission levels are lower too.
Transit transmission goes Formula 1
01/05/2001 in NEWS