quote: IMO BMW will receive a lot of backlash in Urrup for dropping the manual trans on the M5.
quote: Apparently you aren't very well acquainted with the sort of people who buy M5's; 85% of that customer base won't care.
quote: Well I did have the clutch replaced at the same time, but when looking at it afterwards there was really no reason to have done it, it was barely worn.
quote: As far as manual trans being "more fun or engaging" I'd say that is open to opinion and is purely subjective.
quote: DCTs are the smart choice
quote: Probably 90% of U.S. drivers aren't even qualified to have a driver's license let alone be capable of properly driving a manual transmission vehicle.
quote: Pfft GTI, unreliable poor quality front wheel drive German crapbox.