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Old 08-31-2012, 09:56 AM   #43
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Originally Posted by mjd4277 View Post
In my life I've only had 2 vehicles with an automatic:a 1988 Ford Tempo GL sedan and a 2004 Hyundai Santa Fe with the 5-spd "Tiptronic" (I did use the manual mode on it a lot,but it wasn't the same as a true "wrist flicker").

It's coming down to where driving a manual transmission and driving a vehicle so equipped is starting to become a "lost art" of sorts.
America is a lazy country. And if that's an insult to anyone, its sad to say but its true. People want power but they don't want to work for it. And the thing that always gets me is (I don't want a manual because of traffic" really? If you kept your distance its just as easy as driving an automatic. Now there's this talk about cars thar drive themselves. I'm sorry, I'd rather drive a Geo metro with a manual before I'm caught dead in something as lame as yhat
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