Comfort, Driving Pleasure and Efficiency
Alfa TCT (Twin Clutch Transmission Alfa) is the dual-clutch automatic transmission, 6-speed Alfa Romeo.
Available on the MiTo and Giulietta, thanks to its technology, guarantees supplying continuous torque and traction, without any loss of power during exchange.
Technically, it is a transmission conceptually consists of two gearboxes in parallel, each with its own clutch, which allows the selection and engagement of the next gear, while the previous one is still engaged. The gear change is made with a simple gradual switch of the corresponding clutches, guaranteeing continuous torque delivery and therefore traction.
Alfa TCT interacts with all the electronic systems of the car. For best performance on the road, according to the driving conditions and the driver’s style, the Alfa TCT “talks” all the time with the selector Alfa DNA and then with:
- brake system
- steering system
- control unit of the engine
- stability control of the vehicle
Alfa TCT is always matched to the system Start & Stop . Thanks to this technology, it allows a further reduction in fuel consumption and emissions of CO2.
transmission Alfa TCT can be used in automatic or sequential, depending on whether the driver is looking for a more comfortable or sporty; in sequential mode shifting can be performed with the UP and DOWN positions of the gear lever or via the steering wheel controls (optional).