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Old 04-21-2018, 04:12 PM
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Default Honda teaches the joy of manual gear shifting in 5 minute video

A well meshed manual transmission puts “one with the car,” talk about driver to car connectivity. By most accounts, Honda manufactures the easiest shifting 6-speed manual transmission in the industry. Now, they’ll teach you how to drive one.

If you’re like me, your first car or pickup truck was bare bones, and most likely equipped with a manual transmission. Back when Honda was introduced to America in the 1960s, a manual transmission was the norm. Yes, there were automatic transmissions available back in the day. But, were mostly found in behemoth 2 ton Detroit iron wonders, lending themselves more towards the V8 of the day, and less to what driver’s considered to be underpowered 4-cylinder import cars.

Fast forward to today: It’s estimated that less than 8% of U.S. drivers can manually shift

Honda teaches the joy of manual gear shifting in 5 minute video
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