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Do you prefer to drive an automatic transmission car or a stick shift?

  1. JT Walters profile image74
    JT Waltersposted 6 years ago

    Do you prefer to drive an automatic transmission car or a stick shift?

  2. Phil Plasma profile image77
    Phil Plasmaposted 6 years ago

    I prefer a manual transmission as it allows me to hypermile more easily.

  3. Jonesy0311 profile image60
    Jonesy0311posted 6 years ago

    For convenience, you can't beat an automatic; that's why they were invented. However, everyone should learn to drive a stick. Manual transmissions lose much less power from the engine to the wheels, require less maintenance, and offer better gas mileage. If you're preparing for the zombie apocalypse, go with a stick.

  4. arksys profile image93
    arksysposted 6 years ago

    everyday work  - automatic.
    joy ride - stick shift.

  5. profile image51
    Buckeyes2012posted 6 years ago

    Automatic...Unless I am driving a high performance sports cars.

  6. MomsTreasureChest profile image91
    MomsTreasureChestposted 5 years ago

    Although I learned to drive on a car with a manual transmission, I prefer to drive a car with automatic transmission. Driving a car with an automatic transmission leaves my hands free to do all the things I'm not supposed to be doing while driving, lol - talking on the phone, texting when at a red light, putting on lipstick or mascara, eating, drinking (non alcoholic), tuning the radio, looking up directions on the GPS, etc.

 
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