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Old 05-29-2013, 12:30 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by Kabigon View Post
For the beginner, driving a manual can become a distraction because you have to think about what you are doing.

In my case, auto or manual doesn't matter as I (unconsciously) become the automatic when driving a manual.
Many times I have been on the freeway in 6th gear with absolutely no memory of changing gears.
For a beginner, I agree. What's the learning curve? Two days? Seat time is the most important thing for a beginner. Drive it all day.

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