27 May 2020
For many, driving a manual feels like a staple part of the British driving experience, but it’s hard to fault the simplicity and relaxing nature of an automatic. Why then is manual transmission the norm in the UK, compared to being fairly rare in the US?
Well, the tide is actually turning at a fast pace in the UK. 40% of new cars sold are now automatics, a figure which has doubled since 2007.