SHARE THIS ARTICLE

BMW M boss Frank van Meel says competition between the DCT dual-clutch and automatic gearboxes is good for the brand and both ’boxes have a future.

However, manual gearboxes could become a thing of the past for M cars because of declining sales figures.

Van Meel said: “From a technical standpoint, the future doesn’t look bright for manual gearboxes. The DCT and auto ’boxes are faster and they have better fuel consumption.



Read Article


If You Are Holding Off On That New M Car With A Stick You Might Get It Now Rather Than Later

About the Author

Agent009

User Comments

TheSteve
valhallakey
TheSteve
Terry989
jeffgall
t_bone
2ndbimmer
stampfer

Add your Comments

Images hosted in your AgentSpace can now be posted in the comments section using the following syntax (case matters): [img]IMAGE URL[/img]
Example: [img]http://agent001.myautospies.com/images/sample.jpg[/img]