The days of manual shifting may be officially over…

In this video from Fifth Gear, a Cayman with a traditional manual transmission gets its doors pretty well blown off by another with a semi-automatic PDK gearbox.

Porsche’s official stats show the manual reaching 60 mph in 5.4 seconds. The PDK version gets there in just 5.1.

“The Porsche PDK, which is short for Porsche Doppelkupplungsgetriebe or Porsche twin-clutch transmission, has two clutches,” says Autohaus Porsche sales manager Ray Forster, “which make for quicker shifts with no interruption in engine power.