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      09-21-2007, 03:24 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by GregW / Oregon View Post
Rear axle ratio is considerabley lower at 3.85 compared to 3.08 on the 335i.
Absolutely. But that won't change the difference in gearing between the different gears, unfortunately. I was hoping to see the a better spacing between 1st and 2nd and 4th and 5th. I think we'll see ratios that are better matched to the S65 with the M-DCT box. Of course it will have 7 speeds too.
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