Originally Posted by footie
I wonder if the lateness of reviews starting to come about are down to finalising the characteristics/behave of the shifts. Maybe an eleventh hour rethink was performed, the gearbox was sampled by SMG customers and they didn't like the smoothest of the original setup. Who knows.
Way too much of a conspiracy theory. First do you think BMW does not have enough testers and that they have not driven the hell out of SMG cars? Next all of the testers seemed to be quite familiar with SMG and they all loved the tranny. Footie, this just aint going to be Audi's DSG box.