When I placed my order the Hurst shifter was not "allowed" on the dealer workbook. It was a grayed out option
Current ETA for Hurst is apparently early 2010
Per other comments - my order went in without it - but interesting thing is that the GM system would not even allow the dealer to add it
SSMAUG - IOM 2SS/RS/6M
Breathing Fire since October 8th 2009 !