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      12-09-2011, 12:58 PM   #45

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Originally Posted by MR///M3 View Post
why no DCT M3?? that would have done better the the accelerations testing and is more similar to the mercedes gearbox
It's possible that a DCT M3 press car wasn't available. Magazines and other test groups aren't always able to get the exact test vehicles they want when running comparisons.

Originally Posted by penny31 View Post
because car and driver knows that they should test sports cars in 6mt
It could also be that Car and Driver is adhering to their own "Save the Manuals" campaign.
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