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      05-30-2011, 07:38 PM   #67
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I do and I would NOT trade my 6MT for DCT anytime.

I'm not racing, I don't care if I'm quicker in DCT. I'm having more fun.
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      05-30-2011, 08:07 PM   #68
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plus getting a heel-toe perfect while trailbraking without spinning out makes your heart race much more than pulling a paddle
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plus getting a heel-toe perfect while trailbraking without spinning out makes your heart race much more than pulling a paddle

It doesn't make your heart race after you have done it so many times that a perfect rev matched down shift is as secomd nature as walking down a flight of stairs.

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It doesn't make your heart race after you have done it so many times that a perfect rev matched down shift is as secomd nature as walking down a flight of stairs.

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plus getting a heel-toe perfect while trailbraking without spinning out makes your heart race much more than pulling a paddle
Really? After doing it for the umpteenth time, it makes me yawn... It's no monumental achievement you know.
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Really? After doing it for the umpteenth time, it makes me yawn... It's no monumental achievement you know.
never said it was
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never said it was
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If faster was my main concern, I would have bought a GTR, and that would have been the end of it.
This as well in my case. I drive an automatic Camry most days. It works, apart from driving me insane from the inundated driving experience and the completely gutless motor.
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