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The all-wheel-drive system has driver-selectable terrain settings for five different types of surfaces, set by a rotary switch to the left rear of the gear shifter on the center console.
The 8-speed transmission gets an old-school analog-type shift lever (yay!) to go with steering wheel paddle shifters.
The groupset, or brakes and gears and everything else that moves, is Shimano 105 ,which has the gear-shifters built into the brake levers (that threw me at first).
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