Notices
Future Models Questions, requests, info on Future Infiniti/Nissan Models

Q30 Offical, 6MT coming to UK

Old 08-09-2017, 08:45 PM
  #16  
Lego_Maniac
Registered User
iTrader: (3)
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Charlotte, NC
Posts: 3,575
Received 413 Likes on 358 Posts
Originally Posted by SwissCheeseHead View Post
2017 Infiniti Q30 Official Photos and Info ? News ? Car and Driver

C&D reported that the only the AT will be offered in the US.
I didn't make it that far, I lost interest at 208 horsepower.

Originally Posted by Keith Cannon View Post
Americans can't drive a straight drive?
. Wrong man. Do you know why BMW put the 6 speed manual as an option on the 2006 m5 with the v10? Because Americans demanded it.
Yeah, a decade plus ago. And tens of people stepped up. Hence the reason you can't get a manual in the M5/6 anymore, just the M3.

Kudos to BWM thought, for catering to a narrow market. While not a fan, if my manual choices are limited to a BWM, I'll be driving a manual BWM.


Originally Posted by Keith Cannon View Post
Research before you make absurd comments.
more cars in Europe are manuals

Manual trans are approaching an all time low take rate in the US, representing about 3% of the market

The disappearing stick shift: Less than 3% of cars sold in the U.S. have manual transmissions - LA Times


Originally Posted by Keith Cannon View Post
Most of the people I know can drive a manual.
Most to me implies more than half, I only know a handful of people. My wife can't even drive manual



Originally Posted by Selym View Post
I'm not a fan of transversely-mounted engines. Long live the FM platform!
Preach it

Absent this platform or some new development in the market, I've pretty much resigned myself to a clown car, aka STI
Lego_Maniac is offline  
Old 08-15-2017, 10:11 PM
  #17  
saywat?
Registered User
iTrader: (3)
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Posts: 3,128
Received 234 Likes on 209 Posts
i wish americans would drive manuals more. maybe theyd stop speeding towards red lights or cars stopped in front of them.
saywat? is online now  
Old 05-28-2019, 06:25 PM
  #18  
teahead
Registered User
 
teahead's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2019
Posts: 332
Received 40 Likes on 35 Posts
ANyone install one on a Convertible?


Or any FSTB on a 'vert?

Seems like this would help a lot since these 'verts have serious cowl shake.
teahead is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
ncoig
G's FS
15
08-15-2016 05:07 PM
asbyo
Engine, Drivetrain & Forced-Induction
2
11-07-2015 12:56 PM
Gowdislice
Audio, Video & Electronics
0
11-07-2015 10:56 AM
Rybitron
Intake and Exhaust
9
10-27-2015 11:45 AM
CLR
Newbie Corner
1
10-22-2015 07:57 AM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Q30 Offical, 6MT coming to UK


Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.