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Why Don't Electrical Vehicles Have a Transmission? Do They Switch Gears A Different Way?

Why Don't Electrical Vehicles Have a Transmission? Do They Switch Gears A Different Way?

As we embrace the electric revolution in the automotive world, there's a curious absence under the hood that has left many car enthusiasts scratching their heads. It's the absence of a transmission, the mechanical marvel that has powered conventional vehicles for decades. Electric vehicles (EVs), with their silent efficiency, have rewritten the rules of propulsion. But why don't these high-tech wonders have a transmission, and how do they manage to switch gears, or do they at all? Transmission-Less Travel    One of the first things you might notice when you pop the hood of an electric vehicle is the conspicuous absence of a transmission system – no gearshift, no clutch pedal. It's a stark departure from what we've grown accustomed to in traditional vehicles. So, what's the secret sauce that allows EVs to zip around without the need for multiple gears? The Single-Gear Simplicity    Electric vehicles ... read more