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2018 MINI Cooper D DCT reviewed by CAR Magazine

MINI, News | December 22nd, 2017 by Nico DeMattia

We’ve been hearing for some time that BMW would be replacing the Aisin-sourced eight-speed automatic gearbox in all of its UKL-based vehicles with a new, …

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BMW to add Seven-Speed Dual-Clutch transmission to UKL models

BMW X1, News | May 12th, 2017 by Nico DeMattia

All of BMW’s front-wheel drive-based models, under both the BMW and MINI brands, are based on what BMW calls the UKL architecture. This front-wheel drive-based …

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BMW M claims dual-clutch and manual transmissions could soon be gone

Interesting, News | April 21st, 2017 by Nico DeMattia

If you currently want a BMW M car, you can still get a manual transmission in three of the cars in BMW M’s lineup: the …

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DCT Transmission: How they work and why we use them

Interesting, Others | July 9th, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

The demand for the manual transmission is dwindling in high-end sports cars. But we knew this already. Ferrari and Lamborghini ditched the manual transmission long …

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