Originally Posted by thekurgan
There's nothing wrong with the Getrag gearbox in this M3 or any other previous M3. Treating the M3 like a drag car is the real failure here. Search 1-2 shift for just about any BMW and you'll see complaints, even with the ZF gearboxes.
1st to 2nd shift at high rpm is not treating your M3 like a drag car.