Tag Archives: automatic transmission

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Could the next BMW M3 be automatic only?

BMW M3, News | April 24th, 2017 by Nico DeMattia

While the “Save the Manuals” movement is still going, it seems to be losing. Despite the few outliers like the Porsche 911 R and Cayman …

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Am I not a real enthusiast because I’d buy an automatic BMW?

Interesting | November 30th, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

Go to any local car show, whether it just be a meeting of like-minded enthusiasts or something bigger like Cars and Coffee, and you’re bound …

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Youths need to learn to drive manual

Interesting, Others | July 16th, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

It seems that almost every other week, there’s a story about a car theft, only to have the thief stall and run away because they …

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Will The Automatic Transmission Stigma Fade?

Interesting, Others | May 26th, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

There isn’t a single Ferrari, Lamborghini or Maserati currently on sale with a row-your-own gearbox. So are automatic transmissions still loathed by enthusiasts?

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Car and Driver: Save the Manuals!

Featured Posts, Interesting | August 5th, 2010 by Horatiu Boeriu

Annual surveys reveal that less than 10% of new cars sold in America are equipped with manual transmissions, and more and more BMWs are starting …

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