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Its just in sale here in Lux. Available ONLY with geartronic. I asked why, and they told me that the engine is too big for the car <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> and fitting stick is just not possible, as there is NO SPACE for it <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> The only reason why D5 is in V50/S40 is that Volvo wanted its diesel engine to be in all of its cars now <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/smile.gif" BORDER="0"><p>I will definitely get one, but I have to wait one more year <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/smile.gif" BORDER="0">
 

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Re: D5 V50 in sale now (tomi22)

<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>tomi22</b> »</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">Its just in sale here in Lux. Available ONLY with geartronic. I asked why, and they told me that the engine is too big for the car <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> and fitting stick is just not possible, as there is NO SPACE for it <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> The only reason why D5 is in V50/S40 is that Volvo wanted its diesel engine to be in all of its cars now <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/smile.gif" BORDER="0"><p>I will definitely get one, but I have to wait one more year <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/smile.gif" BORDER="0"></TD></TR></TABLE><p>Manual will come later. C30 will also receive the manual version of the D5. Word is torque will be upped to 400Nm(295lb-ft) with the manual.
 

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Re: D5 V50 in sale now (Johann)

I hope it will come with the stick later. My wife says:<p>Only cars with the stick feel like real cars (like men - only with the stick <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/smile.gif" BORDER="0"> )
 
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