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Manual transmission cars making a comeback

According to, stick-shift vehicles are hot right now because of several reasons. They are usually cheaper than automatics, the clutch pedals are a lot easier to engage than before and people consider manuals more fun to drive.

So far, the numbers show that 6.5% of new cars sold this year had stick-shifts. That’s the highest percentage of manuals sold since 2006.

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This entry was posted on May 4, 2012 by in NewsFix Now.
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