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Old 01-24-2013, 07:37 AM
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Originally Posted by yogi799 View Post
I too grew up with sticks but I have to ask you. Don't you ever get tired of shifting six times from each light around town? Or do u keep it in a low gear or skip gears (which is what I did sometimes when I was tired of doing 1-5 all the time.)
Honestly, I never get tired of shifting...but I don't shift six times between each stoplight. The power bar on most modern cars I've driven is so large that you can skip gears as you accelerate (when you aren't interested in maximizing acceleration) and stay in gears longer.
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