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Jul 1, 11:38pm - #214210 
manual manual manual

tonight i went to the dealership to see about some warrenty work and they let me take out a 2000 manual gts let me tell you there is one hell of a difference between the automatic and manual gts. its like night and day. when i was done driving the manual i got back in my car and was like damn my car is slow. hahaha looks like im gonna have to upgrade!

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Jul 1, 11:40pm - #214211 
wtf

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Jul 1, 11:46pm - #214212 
I know what you mean, I drove an automatic before I got my stick. I thought the auto was cool, but I knew I really wanted the manual. Good thing I waited because the stick kicks ass! Its so much fun to drive thumbsup

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Jul 1, 11:48pm - #214213 
I also just recently purchased a 6 Speed GTS, it is freaking awesome. I am in the midst of learning how to drive stick well so there are powers that has not been tapped yet.

I used to drive an Auto GT, so the difference is there, I can feel it.


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Jul 1, 11:56pm - #214214 
6speeds is fun thumbsup thumbsup

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Jul 2, 12:10am - #214215 
Originally Posted by Chelica815
I also just recently purchased a 6 Speed GTS, it is freaking awesome. I am in the midst of learning how to drive stick well so there are powers that has not been tapped yet.

I used to drive an Auto GT, so the difference is there, I can feel it.


Me too!! It is such a huge difference! It's almost like driving a completely different car!

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Jul 2, 12:23am - #214216 
lol.. see, manual owns. rofl


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Jul 2, 1:36am - #214217 
i could never get an automatic...

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Jul 2, 1:50am - #214218 
Originally Posted by ravertony
6speeds is fun thumbsup thumbsup


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Jul 2, 3:55pm - #214219 
i thought your woulda figured that out riding in mine!!!!!


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Jul 2, 4:05pm - #214220 
Yeah, I think, once I get the whole manual driving down as if it is very natural to me. I would never go back to an Auto till I am like 50 or something, heehee.


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Jul 2, 4:54pm - #214221 
why did i get an Auto gts cry cry cry cry

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Jul 2, 5:07pm - #214222 
Originally Posted by Mad_Game
why did i get an Auto gts cry cry cry cry


Cus it looks good thumbsup

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Jul 2, 5:09pm - #214223 
Yeah, it does look like you're gonna have to upgrade thumbsup


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Jul 2, 5:22pm - #214224 
I'll never go back to an automatic. I love my 6 speed.


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Jul 2, 5:41pm - #214225 
I say...if you drive an Auto Celica. Stay away from trying out the 5Speed or 6Speed Celicas. You will want to trade the car in for a stick shift.


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Jul 2, 6:47pm - #214226 
manual owns the AUTOTRAGIC


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Jul 2, 7:39pm - #214227 
Auto would be nice if your jsut drivign the car. nothing else...

I have the 6spd 2k GTS. I wouldnt trade it for the world. Had to drive my moms PT Cripple today (automatic) while my car was on jacks being painted smile.. anyways I honestly forgot how to drive a auto lol. and on 2 occasions I hit the Ebrake thinking it was a clutch frown I never wanna drive an auto again.

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Jul 3, 8:45am - #214228 
yes but riding and driving are much different smile

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Jul 4, 11:46am - #214229 
good point. i woulda let you drive it if you woulda asked!!!!!


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