American Demand Keeps Stick-Shift Porsches Around
The Chief Operating Officer of Porsche Cars North America calls the …
Toyota Patents Stick-Shift Tech Found on Old Saabs

The more things change, the more they ... freewheel down hills?

Spyker Sees Spike in Demand for Manual Gearboxes
While Ferraris, Lamborghinis, and McLarens are all for auto-only, Sp…
Manual vs. Automatic Transmission: Which Is Better Off-Road?

Let these stern-looking men in XJ Jeep Cherokees explain the differences for off-roading.

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Next Porsche 911 GT3 Gets N/A 4.0-Liter Engine, Six-Speed Manual

The purists have spoken, and Porsche is delivering, with a naturally-aspirated GT3 with three pedals.

Here's How Manual and Automatic Transmissions Really Work
If you've never quite understood what changing gears actually does or how different transmissions do it, this video offers a great expl…
<p>As GM's Australian car production ends soon, the <a href="" target="_blank">Chevrolet SS</a> isn't long for this world. It's the last GM car you can get with the ubiquitous LS3 V8, which makes 430 horsepower in this application. When equipped with Magnetic Ride suspension and a six-speed manual, the SS might secretly be one of the best sports sedans on sale right now. The LS V8 is one of the most beloved engines of all time, but there's a <a href="" target="_blank">good reason for that</a>. They're cheap, nearly indestructible, responsive, and easily tunable. We'll be sad to see it go, but thankful that it'll live on in crate form.</p>
A Buyer's Guide for Every New Car With a Manual Transmission

Three pedals are best.

How to Nail the Perfect Drag Strip Launch in Any Manual Transmission Car
Engineering Explained goes through all the variables—RPM, clutch slip, shift points, and more—to teach you the perfect FWD, RWD, or AWD…
Yes! The Jaguar XE Will Get a Manual Transmission in the U.S.!

While the Germans slowly take away our right to shift for ourselves, Jaguar's brilliant sports sedan will offer three pedals in 2017.

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Lamborghini R&D Chief Explains Why Manual Transmissions are Dead
Maurizio Reggiani, head of R&D at Lamborghini, loves a true manual transmission. But in an interview with R&T, he explains why you'll n…
1936 Film Perfectly Explains How a Manual Transmission Works
Even if you already understand the concept behind a stick-shift transmission, this 1936 film explains it so perfectly a school kid coul…
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Report: Porsche will build a stick-shift 911 GT
While the current track-ready GT3 and GT3 RS are paddle-shift only, Autocar claims a true three-pedal manual GT-model is in the works.
Why there are no more stick-shift Acuras

With the 2016 model year, for the first time in its 30-year history, Acura won't offer a single manual gearbox. Here's why.

The case for the manual transmission
Clutch pedals grow rarer by the day. Engineers tend to think they're irrelevant. Your neighbors think they're for Luddites. But we won'…
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2016 Chevrolet SS gets a stick and MagneRide
Chevy's SS is already the best four-door to ever wear a Bowtie, and now GM is bolstering its sleeper sedan's credentials even further w…
Diesel-Powered Cars and Manual Transmissions Gain in Popularity
Fans of cars with three pedals will be pleased to know that so far this year sales of cars equipped with a manual transmission have inc…

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