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Old 08-10-2018, 05:15 PM
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It's a tough choice to decide which to go with, an automatic or manual transmission when buying a new Corvette. I posted a video on my YouTube channel Ozzstar to get folks thinking about what they may or may not want. It's an agonizing decision sometimes. Have a great weekend everyone and get out there and drive like you stole it!! -Ozz

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Buy two cars?
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Nothing like a stick
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Old 08-10-2018, 05:48 PM
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Nothing like a stick
to beat the dead horse with? LOL

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I was joking with a friend a week ago about the uptick in car jackings by wayward yutes in my town. I said well, I'm good because these kids today can't drive or know what a manual transmission is.
Yesterday a guy in my area of town gets jacked at his house, pistol whipped. They were gonna steal his car, but oops. It has a millennial anti theft device - manual trans.
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Manual, manual... M A N U A L !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Are you seeing a pattern here???
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Not a real C7 unless it has three pedals, same for C6, and for CTS-V!!
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Old 08-10-2018, 06:25 PM
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Special ordered my 2014 with a manual because they never order one for stock. Never considered anything else.
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I used to be a manual only guy, my previous C6 was a manual...since I daily drive my Corvette I decided to try an automatic this time around. I got an A8 C7 Stingray, and actually love it...I enjoy the paddle shifters, and when I'm feeling lazy in stop and go traffic, I just run it in full auto. Didn't think I would enjoy it as much as my old manuals, but I actually am very happy with it...I just hope the A8 holds up!!
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Gee, I've never heard these arguments before!
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Originally Posted by mschuyler View Post
Gee, I've never heard these arguments before!
Yeah, what a revelation, what an awakening!

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There must be a reason about 80% of all new Vettes have A8.
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There must be a reason about 80% of all new Vettes have A8.
Compared to more than 97% of all vehicles sold in the US, I guess so. Context is everything.
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Wanted the M7... Got the A8. Oh well....
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