Shopping for a new or used car can be exciting, but there are lots of big decisions to make and among them is whether a manual or automatic transmission is better. Ultimately, it comes down to your preferences and what you’ll be using the vehicle for. We walk you through the pros and cons of each transmission type so you can make an informed decision.
Shift into the car-buying mindset
Once you have a general idea of the car you want, you may want to start thinking about next steps like learning about what to look for when test driving a car and how to protect yourself from buying a lemon.