Its the same 50/50 as the M3. The V8 is actually a very light engine for the power it produces. BTW: don't fall in love with the 50/50 thing Porsche, Ferrari, and Lotus all make cars that are rear heavy and it doesn't hurt them one bit. You just don't want the heavy end being the front.
When the CSL is out we can re-visit this. However, since I cannot buy a CSL in the US, its not an option here.
Manual gearboxes, the rotary dial of cars.