Personally, I come from the school of thoughts that the fun in driving a car is pressing down the clutch, shifting gears, knowing when to shift gears and steering the car. Hell, with a manual transmission car, you feel more in control of the car.
As opposed to automatic transmission cars, that sometimes feels like playing a video game; press the forward arrow to accelerate, back arrow to brake/reverse, press the left and right button to steer left and right respectively.
However, I must admit. Driving an automatic vehicle is less strenuous especially if you are going for a long distance drive. It is also the easiest vehicle to master how to drive, given you don’t have to know what is happening in the gear box.
That being said, I’ve come across a YouTuber with an excellent advice to those of you driving around in automatic transmission vehicles. The following are the five Don’ts when driving an automatic transmission vehicle:
Never go from Drive to Reverse without first stopping and vice versa: When driving an automatic vehicle, you should never change direction without first stopping the vehicles. That is …read more
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