Fans of Manual Transmission Can’t Let Go

Posted By on November 9, 2015


I’m in “sync” with Alan Macey and the minority when he says, “we find joy in those fleeting moments between ratios; the crescendo of rpm, the gentle click of the gate, the building inertia in our chest as the drivetrain becomes whole again.” Let’s save the manual transmission!

No matter how tightly the clutch, stick-shift enthusiasts can’t reverse trend toward cars with automatic transmission.

Source: Do You Drive Stick? Fans of Manual Transmission Can’t Let Go


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