Dick McCord

  • BSME - Cornell University in Mechanical Engineering
  • Chief Engineer at Keisler Engineering 2006-2014: Directed engineering effort to create the original Legend Gear & Transmission LGT700 / Keisler Engineering SS700 5-speed transmission.
  • Product Engineering Manager and Senior Resident Engineer at GM Powertrain - Muncie Manual Transmissions 1996-2006: Managed product engineering design group and provided manufacturing support for Chevrolet truck, Dodge truck, and Jeep manual transmissions and GM Saturn AWD systems.
  • Lead Development Engineer at Borg-Warner Automotive 1984-1996: Team leader on design development program for the T56 high performance 6 speed manual transmission created for the Dodge Viper, Chevrolet Corvette and Camaro, Cadillac CTSV, and Ford Mustang.

Dick is a classic car collector and enthusiast who understands our customer base. His designs incorporate the latest state-of-the-art manual transmission shift system technology. His research in the KEI development garage to create the PerfectFit™ kits and transmission modifications resulted in unique high quality product offerings that not only fit great, but work precisely and have a longevity our competition can’t duplicate. Dick's experience sets Silver Sport Transmissions leaps and bounds ahead of the competition.