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Originally Posted by flightlead404 View Post
What's wrong with a bit of double clutching? I do it almost every time and the gears slide in like butter if you hit it right (slightly higher RPM for slightly longer than my gut tells me). On the other hand without it.....griiiiinnnnnddddd
Shifting the 930 trans on the track takes paleological time periods to do... I tried double clutching... that took EVEN longer. The instructor looked at me like I was nuts...

Anyone who can quickly double clutch a tail heavy 930 through (or even close to) a turn in ANY gear at speed is my hero .

I just wanted to make sure my experience is normal. Down shifting into 1st approaching a stop sign at 10-15 mph is no problem. Reverse, no problem...

But heaven forbid I come to a slow turn where the car slows down to 30 mph, I fall off the boost, and miatas fly by... Shifting to first gear would be awesome... But the gearbox doesn't like it...
Old 11-03-2017, 01:46 PM
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