Originally Posted by V8convert
BMW, Mercedes and Audi (and Porsche soon with PDK) are all offering dual clutch transmissions.
Debueing with the M3, SL AMG, and RS5 next year, im sure the days of Manual transmisson are numbered once this transmission filters down to lesser models over the next few years.
I think that there will always be a purist market for a true manual transmission. Consider this, used 430 Ferrari 6 speeds command a much higher resale than their dual clutch counterparts.