Originally Posted by swiss_cornholio
M-DCT and begin of US delivery are totally independent. Most US M3s will have 6MT anyway so there is no reason why BMW would align the sales start. Remember: The only place where the M5 is available as 6MT is the US...
I doubt that...unlike the real M3 fans on this forum, most US customers are badge whores who will want the DCT. The DCT will outsell 6mt in the US.
Ordered June 3 '06: E92 335i Saph Blk, Jade Grey lthr, poplar grey trim, 6spd, Sports Pkg, CA.
Update Sept 29 '06: Got the car...It rocks!!
Update Sept 08: Moved to Whitehorse and had to buy out of my lease. Miss the car a lot. Will return to BMW family in a couple of years.