Originally Posted by southlight
That's unlikely. Why would BMW forego the premium for M-DCT?
Also, the article is wrong on several other points.
For me it make more sence than not doing so!
So they could achieve an higher realistic base price for the M3 / M4 and all freaks/fans who couldnīt live without an MT also have to pay this price even they get less!?
Thats modern BMW economics ... like the M Performance Automobiles - where the buyers get realistic very less more (mostly image!) for an much, much higher price.