View Thread: Volkswagen awarded innovation prize

Volkswagen has been awarded this year's innovation prize by AutoBild test&tuning for the development and implementation of the direct selection gearbox DSG. The prize was presented last Friday at the Essen Motor Show. Dr. Wolfgang Schreiber, Head of Gearbox Development at Volkswagen, accepted the award. "We are very pleased to be given this prize. As the first automobile company in the world, we succeeded in making the direct selection gearbox a viable option for series production. The DSG is an innovation with which Volkswagen has once again set a technical benchmark. This is made evident by almost 60 patents that were awarded during development of the DSG.

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DSG is the best thing to come out of VW since the VR engine.

can't wait to do some hand on testing ;)