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2012 BMW 3-Series Manual Shifter

Report: BMW patent application shows potential new seven-speed manual

Although Porsche was the first to evolve the manual transmission in the application of road cars by adding a seventh forward gear, some new reports are out hinting that BMW too is working on a new seven-speed manual. In those reports, it says that BMW submitted a patent application for their first seven-speed manual designs. […]

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