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We have no one to blame for the destruction of the manual transmission except for the few of us that were gifted to know how to use it. If we only knew how few of us existed, maybe we could have coordinated consumer demand to prevent the inevitable from happening. Electrics would have sealed their fate anyway.





Audi AG recently announced they are dropping manual transmissions from their A4 and A5 model ranges, which were the only cars they offered a stick shift in North America:






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