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      10-16-2009, 02:51 PM   #67
zuggerat89
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Originally Posted by gr8000 View Post
100% with you on lighter weight and a simpler overall car. Also, I would certainly not want to be the first in the que to get this kind of widely untested technology (and in general something that is brand new and untested). I think I already got a fare share of the DCT lag issue... (I would still buy it if I could go back in time but you see what I mean)
Yeah I hear ya.

DCT was definitely a gamble that paid off, it's a great gearbox. Even aside from the reliability issue, I am not sure if I see the point of KERS for the road. What would they be using it for? Temporary boost in power or helping to power auxiliary systems?