Originally Posted by advans
I think the Pre-lci numbers, buyers were afraid of the DCT transmisson acting like the SMG, which as horrible. I think after the first round of DCT pioneers with good reviews, the DCT sales boosted up.
IE: I got mine, LCI E90, DCT.
My 08 e92 m3 was a 6 speed cause I loved 6 speeds and had driven a DSG M5 and E46 and hated it.
Later I tried the DCT and felt the car was MADE for DCT more than 6MT and now own a DCT.