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Old 02-17-2006, 03:30 PM   #17
alexboy
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Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: NC and CT
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My Ride: 01 330 ci 5spd
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Originally Posted by imolazhp_ci
the 6 speed will be slower.... i guarantee it.... mainly because it's a completely afterthought idea. the manual is only coming to the US, and the M5 SMG is the first SMG built AS an SMG, not a standard manual with SMG goodies strapped on. the engine and tranny were built completely in conjunction to work together flawlessly, and they do. the 6 speed wont.

Thats what I thought if you watch that m5 vs ferrari vid close you will notice the ferrari would have beaten the M5 but that gearing in th M made up about
1.5 car lengths in 1 gear change!!!! (4th to 5th) I guess we will have to see
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