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Fuel For Thought: May 2, 2012

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(HawaiiNewsNow) - Fuel for Thought- Stick shifts are making a comeback!

Manual transmission vehicles are popular for several reasons according to edmunds.com. They're less expensive than automatic transmission and some consider them more fun to drive! Manual transmission delivers better gas mileage if the driver knows what he's doing. In the first quarter, 6.5% of new cars sold had stick shifts. A small portion of the market, but the most since 2006.