Originally Posted by 87octane
I just read in one of the driving glove mags that the new vette with the 6 speed auto has to downshift from 6th to 2nd when you floor it and it takes forever. Essentially the same problem we have. So will the 6 speed force GM to deal with the problem? I imagine the caddy drivers will bitch since they get the 6l80 as well.
How about a link to the article? Or if you don't have a link, the name of the publication and the month/issue?
FYI, here are the ratios for the 6L80E:
And here is a chart
with speed, rpm, etc. with the 6L80E in a TBSS (with the most likely rear end gears, 3.42's).