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Is a DSG transmission better than a manual or automatic?

DSG Transmissions: How They Work and Why They’re Better

If you’re familiar with European brands like Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, or Mercedes-Benz, then you may have noticed that some of them have a DSG (German for “dual-clutch transmission”). They’re quite popular and have a long history. But what exactly do they do? And should you be trying to get a vehicle with one?

Is a DSG transmission better than a manual or automatic?

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Should I Go for a 4-Cylinder or V6 Engine When Shopping for a Used Midsized Crossover?

V6 vs 4-Cylinder Engines in Midsized Crossovers

Whether you are shopping at our Raleigh, NC or Rochester, NY store location, you can find an excellent selection of high-quality used midsized crossovers. These vehicles are great for families and adventurers because of their 3-row seating configurations and expansive cargo dimensions. Some of the most popular models include the Toyota Highlander, Chevy Traverse, Honda Pilot, Kia Sorento, Mazda CX-9, and Mitsubishi Outlander – just to name a few! Read the rest of this entry >>