Magnificent Audi S1 Rally From 1985 Shows The First Use Of Double Clutch Transmission

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This footage from 1985 shows a Rally Audi S1 tearing down the rally stage and shifting like crazy. The shifts here are the most important. What you are hearing here is the first proper use of double clutch technology. This is the pre PDK, pre DSG and pre S-Tronic transmission. Thanks to rallying, we today have a chance to enjoy gearshifts which are so fast that our brain and our bodies can’t even process them.

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