The DSG is also 11 kilograms heavier than its 1313kg manual counterpart and claims a higher average fuel consumption figure at 6. 6L100km (versus the manuals 6. 2L100km). Jun 19, 2009 DSG gearboxes, CO2 and fuel consumption gordonbennet A colleague who does drive very well bought a Seat Toledo with the DSG box, absolutely drank fuel, i posted on here for him and other's experience was the same.
Aug 25, 2011 I had a 6 speed DSG about 6 years ago matched with a 1. 9D 105 hp engine where the manual option was a 5 speed so the 6 speed DSG seemed good and fuel consumption excellent in both ie about 55 mpg.
Then I had another 6 speed DSG in a Toledo matched with the 140 hp diesel. Direct Shift Gearbox 02E Selfstudy programme 308 and function of new developments! The contents will not be updated. The direct shift gearbox is already available for Golf R32 and Touran models. Future plans are to make it available for the New Beetle and Golf 2004. Apr 02, 2013 Negative Real world information puts the DSG at about 24 mpg lower average than the manual for every year of the CR TDI models.
The DSG is overall more efficient than a human shifting would be; but the gearing is different on a DSG compared to a manual, so it cannot compete. The manual is cheaper an more fun, the DSG is great in traffic and keeps your left foot very relaxed. It's a tough one. I recently tested two Skodas, both of which came with a DSG and both of Mar 02, 2010 Manual vs. DSG fuel economy, EPA and CR.
The latest issue of Consumer Reports has a review of the 2010 VW Golf TDI with manual transmission (they liked it and recommend it as their top rated small hatchback car). DSG on a Skoda Yeti for every day use and the wife, six speed manual, lightened flywheel and a short shifter in the fun sports car. There's no need to hate on either option. Both are excellent at what they do. Nov 24, 2005В The DSGequipped car is 4 lighter (60kg) than the manualversion but this alone does not explain the 14 improvement in combined fuel economy.
I can understand the DSG car having improved acceleration through faster gearchanges but am left Oct 29, 2015 I answer another one of the questions I frequently get asked. At the end of the day, get what's best for you, not what is best for everyone else.
Jan 12, 2018 Considering a DSG transmission? In this video I give you 5 reasons why a dual clutch transmission is better than a standard! DSG vs Standard Manual transmission! Nov 08, 2011 Anyone can comment about maintenance cost of Manual vs DSG? poppytdi. View Profile View Forum Posts Anyhoo, the DSG works really well, but one thing I miss, and it ups my fuel consumption, is not being able to coast between lights on my commute to from work. The 2012 Passat DSG has the" freewheel" function when driving in D.
This is a In terms of consumption, VW claims that the DSG is more efficient however, I found myself achieving very similar consumption figures in both cars, with an average of around 7.
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