The wide ratio range offers cruising with enhanced torque in the lower rpm range, thereby enhancing fuel economy.
What does WR stand for?
WR stands for Wide Ratio (gear staging)
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We have 33 other meanings of WR in our Acronym Attic
- West Riding
- Western Railway
- Western Range
- Western Region (Order of the Arrow, Boy Scouts of America)
- Wet Resistivity
- Wet Runway
- Wetland Resource
- When Ready
- White Russian
- Wide Range
Samples in periodicals archive:
And the six-speed box with it's somewhat wide ratios - particularly at the top end - ensure you can move the Lancer quite quickly or benefit from a long lazy sixth gear, which serves almost as an overdrive.
4-litre common rail diesel engine, six-speed gearbox with wide ratio spread, an integrated facia, new seating layout and high-output heating, ventilation and air-conditioning.
Many of the teams were very weak on the basic skills of the game - Ulster's wide ratio has increased dramatically.
That's because the CVT, which uses an arrangement of metal belts and pulleys, provides a wide ratio spread.