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      12-05-2012, 01:46 PM   #19
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2010 135i Coupe  [2.63]
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Originally Posted by Boost Gomez View Post
Audi never has, and frankly, never will equip the RS 6 with a manual transmission. It's a station wagon / estate car. Sports car enthusiasts would surely be looking towards more focused options anyway to satisfy their need to row the gears. I can see this car being more appropriate for getting groceries as quickly as possible.
Eh... I still don't get it. I can't be alone in saying that I would love to buy this car but will not drive an automatic. Most people don't have a 3rd, more focused car to take out when they want to drive a manual. They want to have a practical use car with a naughty streak. Case in point: B7 S4 Avants are going for upwards of $30k with a manual trans. Clearly someone wants it and I'm on that list.
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