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 |  Aug 30 2013, 7:32 AM


Even though automakers are slowly moving away from manual transmissions, that hasn’t stopped Bosch Automotive from developing a new technology to eliminate accidental stalling in manual transmissions.

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 |  Feb 13 2013, 3:38 PM

There’s something odd about the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette, and it’s not just the near-excessive number of creases in the bodywork. No, the new Stingray features paddle shifters on both the automatic and manual transmission models.

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 |  Nov 08 2012, 1:00 PM

Manual transmissions have always been idolized and are generally reserved for the ultimate sporty-cars, but how does a stick shift compare to its automated counterpart?

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 |  Jul 31 2012, 4:45 PM

Thanks to the rise of low-cost sports coupes, like the Scion FR-S and Hyundai Genesis Coupe, manual transmissions are on the rise, accounting for 7 percent of car sales so far this year.

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 |  Jun 18 2012, 9:15 AM

Buick recently released detailed specifications on the surprisingly powerful Verano Turbo. Along with the 250 hp engine is the continued option of a six-speed manual transmission.

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 |  May 10 2012, 1:02 PM

The 2013 Hyundai Sonata isn’t a completely different model than last years, but looking through the pricing and options list we find one glaring omission: a manual transmission.

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