Go Back   Team-BHP > Around the Corner > Shifting gears


View Poll Results: Which type of Gearshift would you prefer?
Manual Floorshift 29 67.44%
Manual Column mounted 0 0%
Paddle Shift 12 27.91%
Standard Automatic 1 2.33%
Tiptronic or other 1 2.33%
Voters: 43. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 15th November 2005, 00:20   #16
Senior - BHPian
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: N.A
Posts: 6,818
Thanked: 1,439 Times
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by amit
Maybe VW can make a traditional manual floor shift with DSG and paddle shifts! That would be ideal! That would be the amaglamation of all my favorite transmissions in one.
I was about to suggest an "all of the above" option for the poll - you took the words right out of my mouth!
Steeroid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th November 2005, 00:30   #17
Team-BHP Support
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Mumbai
Posts: 6,995
Thanked: 21,573 Times
Default

Let's keep it nice and simple. Manual Floorshift gears for me. It gives me a feeling of being in total control.
I have never driven a car with a paddle shift gearbox. Maybe on a racetrack sometime....
Aditya is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th November 2005, 00:44   #18
BHPian
 
PJSPEED's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Chennai
Posts: 171
Thanked: Once
Default

For me I love sequential shifting ..........

Pj
PJSPEED is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th November 2005, 01:11   #19
BHPian
 
EVO6's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Pune
Posts: 488
Thanked: 5 Times
Default

Wud luv to use a Paddle shift but i dont mind having a DSG ...
Cheers
EVO6 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th November 2005, 08:19   #20
BHPian
 
Sid Schumacher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 262
Thanked: Once
Default

Surely Manual for me...its the best and quite efficient if you ask me!! Though I would be kind of intrigued if I was given a Paddle Shift!! It all depends on the engine...manual shifts would be better if the engine werent as powerful.
Sid Schumacher is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 28th December 2005, 02:09   #21
BHPian
 
Gtea's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Shillong
Posts: 163
Thanked: Once
Default

manual manual and manual.........(floorshifts)

What are U, Sissy's????

Last edited by Gtea : 28th December 2005 at 02:11.
Gtea is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 28th December 2005, 13:05   #22
GTO
Team-BHP Support
 
GTO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Bombay
Posts: 46,501
Thanked: 80,107 Times
Default

Quote:
Floor mounted manual gearshift with short throws. I'm quite happy taking corners with one hand on the wheel and the other on the stick, ready to shift...
Absolutely! Theres only one gearshift for me - A short throw H pattern.

GTO
GTO is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Which one would you prefer, car or bike? Shan2nu The Indian Car Scene 70 20th April 2012 20:05
Which type of body styling do you prefer? Ajay-GD Modifications & Accessories 34 7th August 2007 20:44
Which imported car would you prefer Sid Schumacher The Indian Car Scene 4 23rd November 2004 01:26
Which Bike would you prefer??? nikibusa Motorbikes 19 13th November 2004 14:54


All times are GMT +5.5. The time now is 23:43.

Copyright 2000 - 2017, Team-BHP.com
Proudly powered by E2E Networks