Originally Posted by Crunchy
Is driving a manual a distraction or would it force the kid to pay more attention to his driving? He won't be texting and yakking on his cell and eating cheeseburgers.
Oh, I totally agree with you. Everyone is too busy texting while driving and parents today seem too afraid to set boundries. I think a lot figure "the kid is going to text, regardless of what I say" so in their mind, a manual would be a distraction. Some people just aren't too bright.