Sources: Ford , 
quote: I give it a bunch of peddle, it starts accelerating in the gear I am in, then decided to downshift to the gear I need, then I go faster more better. How long it takes it to figure out what I am doing it dependent on the car but some take several seconds to downshift without manual intervention.
quote: In the case of Ford, they are moving over to these new electronically actuated manual transmissions dubbed new SelectShift and AutoShift.
quote: Umm except Consumer Reports just nailed Ford for the exact issues I brought up with these transmissions.
quote: What bothers me most about DCT transmissions are the horrible variations in quality of implementation.