- Apr 02, 2015
- AISIN AI launches new business with improved version of BG6
AISIN AI CO., LTD. (Headquarter: Nishio City, Japan, President: Kazumichi Sugiura) announces the introduction of a new improved version of the BG6. This new improved “BG6” is introduced to BMW’s 2 series Active Tourer, which is the first joint project between AISIN AI and BMW AG.
BG6 is a compact 6 speed manual transmission with a high torque capacity, whose production started in 2005. BG6 has a good driving performance as well as high fuel efficiency and has been widely introduced to many vehicles of car manufacturers in Japan and abroad.
AISIN AI has developed this BG6 further and this new improved BG6 is introduced to the first front-wheel drive vehicle of BMW brand. The main features of it are as follows.
1. Achieved world top class light and comfortable shift feeling by improving the smoothness of shifting.
2. Achieved world top class low vibration and low noise level by changing the gear machining method and by the optimized design of transmission case utilizing CAE analysis.
AISIN AI will strive to provide the best suitable drive train products out of its wide portfolio to each of the customers, using its strength as a specialized manufacturer of manual transmissions.
Cut model of [BG6], 6 speed manual transmission with high torque capacity for front-wheel drive cars