Source: Automotive News
quote: I love how DT'ers down-rate those who own a product, express their opinion, while providing valuable advice and experiences.
quote: Stick shift + traffic = hell.
quote: You're free to choose whatever you want for your personal car, but an education should include all of the available options
quote: Automatics are for elderly and handicapped only, across most of the world.
quote: Well when I was a teenager I had major reconstruction on my left knee, and it's gotten worst pretty much every year since.
quote: Of course traffic violations can occur for many reasons but we can break them down into two classes, intentional and accidental.
quote: No, it does not stand to reason that auto drivers as a group are more prone, although it does stand to reason that the total # of violations by that group is higher since auto drivers are a significant majority. Certainly that doesn't make every manual shift driver a criminal, but it does go a long way to explaining why many people pick a manual with no justifiable reason they care to share in public.
quote: And you can't get a whole lot more fun to drive than these, right?
quote: 2. Unicorn urine! They're hard to catch, but they pee more than a racehorse.
quote: 1. Direct Injection. Diesels have been doing this since the early 1990's. Gasoline engines are only now getting this, and it's limited to high-end cars mostly. The mass market gasoline engines still don't have it.