6L50 6-speed Automatic Transmission
The 6L50 (and similar 6L45) is a 6-speed longitudinally-mounted automatic transmission produced by General Motors. It is very similar in design to the larger 6L80/6L90, and is produced at the GM Powertrain plant in Strasbourg, France. The 6L50 debuted for the 2007 model year on the V8-powered versions of the Cadillac STS sedan and Cadillac SRX crossover. The 6L45 version is totally dedicated to BMW applications, either RWD or AWD.
The 6L50 is adaptable to rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive applications. It can accommodate engines with up to 332 ft·lbf (450 N·m) of torque, and vehicles with a GVWR of 5,000 lb (2,268 kg).
2010 CAMARO Transmissions Gear Ratios
|Gear #||LS/LT 6-speed automatic (Hydra-Matic 6L50) w/ TAPshift||LS/LT 6-speed manual (Aisin Warner AY6)||SS 6-speed automatic (Hydra-Matic 6L80) w/ TAPshift||SS 6-speed manual (TR6060)|