This gearbox is designed and manufactured for sports car applications. It is a customer specification transverse gearbox, based on the ‘229’ gearbox which is one of xtrac's successful le mans winning gearbox designs.
the project involved the design, manufacture and assembly of a rear mounted, transverse gearbox. The resultant design allows gear cluster changes without disassembly of the rear of the car. Gear changes are performed using xtrac's positive and reliable sequential gearchange mechanisms.
xtrac's legendary record for reliability and performance was built on multiple winning le mans products like this.