BIRMINGHAM, AL – Although U.S. drivers are wedded to their automatic transmissions – even in Porsches, Europeans still enjoy a good joust with the shift lever. So Porsche AG officials here confirm the all-new ’03 Cayenne cross/utility vehicle will get the option of a manual transmission for the ’04 model year. But not for U.S.-bound vehicles, and not for the high-powered Cayenne Turbo. European-spec Cayennes will have manual-transmission option next year. "For Europe, we will ...

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