General Motors (GM) and Ford (F) will announce next month that they will work together to study...

|About: General Motors Company (GM)|By:, SA News Editor

General Motors (GM) and Ford (F) will announce next month that they will work together to study and develop new automatic transmissions designed to improve fuel economy. By joining forces, the automakers can split the investment costs for the development of gearboxes with 8, 9, and 10 speeds that could be the future of transmissions.