Tag Archives: Manual Transmissions

Report: Porsche to build a bespoke 911 GT with a manual cog swapper

When Porsche revealed the hot-new 911 GT3 RS not too long ago, it was a bit disappointing to learn that it was only being built with Porsche’s Doppelkupplungsgetriebe-whatever (PDK) ZF-sourced seven-speed dual-clutch box. That’s disappointing because, despite automatic technology surpassing traditional manual boxes in the name of speed, Porsche’s move with the 911 GT3 RS seemed […]

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Report: The new BMW M2 supposedly to come with six-speed manual or seven-speed DCT

The new BMW M2 is the next biggest thing to come from Munich and to make sure BMW’s staying in line with catering to the driving enthusiast, 2-Series enthusiast side 2Addicts reportedly received the scoop to hear confirmation on the M2’s drivetrain options. The new M2 seeks to follow in the footsteps of the original, but […]

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Report: BMW’s M boss says manuals are dying and horsepower is at its peak for current and future cars

AutoCar recently had a sit-down with BMW M’s chief, Frank van Meel. And in that sit-down, van Meel expressed his outlook on the future of manual transmissions, which he says are on their way to being phased out since dual-clutch and automatic transmission technology are making them obsolete. This outlook has been floating around the […]

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Buick’s 2015 Verano continues the manual after all

Buick recently detailed the slightly updated 2015 Verano and according to their press release, they led us to believe that the manual was dropped after failing to mention it. Though after a recent follow-up with AutoBlog, Buick has confirmed with the outlet that the manual is still an option. It still has six forward gears and […]

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Report: BMW to drop the manual for the production M4, due at Detroit rather than LA

So the conceptual version of the much-anticipated and extremely critical BMW M4 was revealed at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance and AutoBlog was apparently able to score some details surrounding the production model. A supposed “well-placed” source within BMW’s confines has said that the production version will be unveiled at this year’s Detroit Auto Show, […]

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Report: BMW’s M Division says they’re sticking with rear-wheel drive and manual transmissions

While many luxury brands have announced that they’re strongly considering all-wheel drive variants of some of their high performance vehicle line ups to better compete against the likes of Audi and to fulfill demand (such as Mercedes-Benz offering 4MATIC all-wheel drive for the E63 and CLS63 AMG in left-hand drive markets), BMW have reportedly said […]

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Report: Jaguar to offer manual in F-Type and “at least one” other future model

Some of us auto enthusiasts have been moping over the fact that the manual transmission seems to be fading away into the pages of history. But in an interesting turn around, CARandDRIVER reports that Jaguar will be resurrecting the manual transmission for some of their future models. Check out more news on the Jaguar F-Type. […]

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1990-97 Mazda Miata Gas Clutch Brake Pedal Manual Transmission Assembly picture
1990-97 Mazda Miata Gas Clutch Brake Pedal Manual Transmission Assembly
1954 GMC TRUCK HYDRAMATIC TRANSMISSION SHOP MANUAL / GOOD ORIGINAL BOOK picture
1954 GMC TRUCK HYDRAMATIC TRANSMISSION SHOP MANUAL / GOOD ORIGINAL BOOK
1980-1989 CHEVY FORD CAMARO VETTE FIREBIRD CAD MUSTANG+ TRANSMISSION SHOP MANUAL picture
1980-1989 CHEVY FORD CAMARO VETTE FIREBIRD CAD MUSTANG+ TRANSMISSION SHOP MANUAL
1995 QUICKSILVER 7.4L w/HURTH TRANSMISSION INBOARD ENGINE PARTS MANUAL picture
1995 QUICKSILVER 7.4L w/HURTH TRANSMISSION INBOARD ENGINE PARTS MANUAL
CARRIER MANUAL TRANSMISSION LOCKING FITS 09-11 MAZDA RX8 7834078 picture
CARRIER MANUAL TRANSMISSION LOCKING FITS 09-11 MAZDA RX8 7834078