Back in the 2000s, only manual transmissions were sold on the auto market. Over time, the trend turned in favor of the automatic transmission, which stood out for its ease of use. Very popular in the United States, it ended up conquering the world market and in particular the European part. In ten years, the sales of new cars with automatic gearboxes have gone from 10% to almost 40% of sales of new vehicles last year!SummaryHow does the gearbox work? What are the advantages of a manual gearbox? Why buy a car with an automatic gearbox How to choose between manual and automatic gearbox?