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I've been wondering why SVT's gears go so high? It seems to me that being a 6-speed that we would have shorter ratio's instead most of my friends 5-speeds shift way earlier than my SVT. I beat them but still. . .
 

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the Getrag is made for Auto-X and the MTX-75 is more or less better made for the drag strip.
 

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First gear is really the only "long" gear in the Getrag.
From there, they're dang close together.
In fact, 6th isn't even overdrive...it's 1.08:1.
The MTX-75 on the other hand has a 1.03 4th gear, and .77 5th.
 
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