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      11-12-2012, 11:53 PM   #37
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Originally Posted by malter2.0
Manual will always be in demand long after future M5 generations fully transition to all auto. They will surely carry higher price premium when used. You can see this with E60 M5, E46 M3 and now with newest E92 M3. Used DCT E92 M3 are cheaper or same as manual version, despite being a $3k option. '07+ E60 M5 with manual are pricier used than SMG. E46 has the widest margin probably.
Not true. I was in the market for an E46 M3 a year ago and the manuals were on average cheaper.