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Old 07-28-2021, 05:54 PM   #92 (permalink)
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The car sold on the weekend to a vanishingly rare youth who specifically wanted a car with a manual transmission.
Even in my country, where driving tests are usually taken in cars fitted with a manual transmissions (automatics at the driving test here are IIRC only allowed for disabled drivers), it's not so unusual to see teenagers more favorable to the automatics than when I had their age.


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Then again, his mom told me she only buys manuals. Nurture vs. nature!
My maternal grandmother used to be extremely unfavorable to automatics, and then she bought one 9 years ago.
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