The last I read, the six speed manual gearbox option for the '07 M5 will be
available, but not until October.
There are also some rumors that the DSC, which may be disabled with the 7
speed SMG, will not be able to be disabled with the 6 speed.
For the E39 M5, the UUC lightweight flywheel with the 850CSi clutch kit. Its
interesting that BMW couldn't figure this out. Then again, it was probably
more likely that the bean counters said "too expensive" and the engineers
had to use the small clutch.
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