Boosted LM7 with a 4L80E in a C5. Hear me out. It’s an actual truck motor (Corvette people hate being told Corvettes have truck motors), and since it would have both a traditional transmission AND a transaxle in the same car, you can use all six of the rear gears in either low, 2nd, 3rd, or drive of the 4L80E, giving… Read more
The 40/20/40 front bench is still available, but I have no idea what the take rate is. I suspect it is higher on work trucks than personal vehicles. We have a small fleet of Ram 2500/3500's at work (2008-2015 models) and they all have the bench.