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Old 03-10-2004, 08:35 AM
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Originally Posted by YeaYeaYea
SMG is proabably the future as far as transmissions go. Anything over 6 speeds cannot practically be put into a manual "H" shift pattern. Here we have 7 speeds in the SMG. A manual would have to be a 6 speed gear box if offered as an option.
Is there really a need for 7 gears? I am all for performance, but 7 speeds seems a bit much. I would think that you would be shifting all the time.
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