Apr 8, 2024, 02:30 PM IST

Top 8 Cars with Manual Transmission

Emily Horn

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1. Kia Forte GT 

This all-electric sedan boasts a luxurious interior with advanced technology features and an estimated range of up to 350 miles on a single charge. It's a top choice for those seeking an electric vehicle with a panoramic moonroof​. 

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2. Lotus Emira 

A high-performance sports car with a Toyota-sourced supercharged 3.5-liter V-6 engine, dialed back to 400 hp for emissions reasons, paired with a six-speed manual.

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3. Mazda Miata 

Continues its legacy as a beloved sports car with a 2.0-liter naturally aspirated engine and a six-speed manual transmission.

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4. Mazda3 Hatch 

This enthusiast choice offers a 2.5-liter naturally aspirated engine with 191 hp, available with a six-speed manual in the front-drive hatchback only.

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5. Mini Convertible and Mini Hardtop 

Both models come with a six-speed stick shift, with the S and John Cooper Works versions offering more power.

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6. Nissan Z 

This iconic performance car features a 400-horsepower 3.0L twin-turbo V6 engine with a six-speed manual transmission in both the Sport and Performance trims​.

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7. Volkswagen Golf GTI  

Known as the original hot hatchback, it offers 241 horsepower and a sport-tuned suspension. This is the last year it will be available with its six-speed manual transmission​.

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8. Volkswagen Golf R 

Provides all-wheel-drive performance with 315 horsepower and is also available with a manual gearbox. It stands out for its acceleration, handling, and premium interior.

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