stick shift


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Synonyms for stick shift

a transmission that is operated manually with a gear lever and a clutch pedal

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Whether it may have foreseen it or not, Audi gave the stick shift a memorable sendoff.
I was thinking, 'OK, you want me to barrel up the driveway with Cate Blanchett in a 1949 Packard, stick shift, and you want me to hit my mark?
They're just different kinds of clutches than are used in cars with stick shifts.
She went on: "I learned to drive officially in an F-100 pick-up with a stick shift - my grandfather insisted I learn to drive with the stick shift and not the automatic.
It does not 'turn off well, meaning it's loose--sort of like a car's stick shift that won 7 engage.
30-horse power engine, and it uses a French stick shift that folds out from the dashboard and deck-chair-style seats.
Seriously, though, this recovery's had more stops and starts than my wife driving a stick shift.
But as I told them, I've always been more at home with a stick shift.
I own a lot of vintage cars so I'm used to the stick shift but I've never driven in London so I was nervous about driving on the other side of the road.
He added: " With a stick shift 6 speed sequential gearbox and a heavy engine at the back, the characteristics of the car is very different and it does require a lot of testing to adapt yourself to it.
That's why I can't play drums or use a stick shift car.
This is possibly the biggest change, with the reintroduction of a continuously variable transmission instead of a semi-automatic stick shift from the original and the inclusion of the hybrid version.
So, in a day where nobody really knows how to drive a stick shift car, and operative vaginal delivery means vacuum extraction and not forceps, what can we expect?
I told you so, we can handle it, hand on the stick shift headed into the billboard labeled Tomorrow, the adventures of new music, melismas shrouding the past and passing days.
A Nashville man and woman trotted out a Lap Gym, "the portable gym you can use anywhere," which looked like a car stick shift attached to a tray, which the judges quickly dubbed Ab Shifter.