Originally Posted by RedGTS
FYI, the R8 doesn't have a DSG/DCT; it has an automated manual just like the Gallardo would have had if it hadn't been a true 6MT. Definitely not as smooth or as fast as a DCT. I have owned 4 of the cars (as well as two E92 M3's) and spent significant seat time in the others, and wouldn't agree with most of your opinions, but that's no biggie.
I was told the 2012's have DSG. Quick search reveals that is the case as well.