Manual vs Automatic Off-road, Which is better for off-road?
This video is for those that are not sure if they should buy a manual or automatic.

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Comments

    • Luke Karwath
      Luke Karwath

      I reckon it doesn't matter if you drive a manual or an auto, personal preference

      about 3 hours ago
    • redeyetrucker67
      redeyetrucker67

      Bottom line anyone can drive an automatic transmission, manual transmissions require skill which is lacking in modern society.

      about 1 day ago
    • Catweasel
      Catweasel

      There is also a difference between Diesel and Petrol.

      about 1 day ago
    • x-XpLoSiivE-x VRS
      x-XpLoSiivE-x VRS

      Eaton Fuller 18 speed 😁
      Manual for same reasons you said at the end of the video 👍

      about 2 days ago
    • Trowa Barton
      Trowa Barton

      https://youtu.be/j0cyWBAps6M

      about 2 days ago
    • Trowa Barton
      Trowa Barton In reply to Trowa Barton

      https://youtu.be/devo3kdSPQY

      about 2 days ago
    • tormentia81
      tormentia81

      Auto with tiptronic, best of both worlds

      about 3 days ago
    • Jason Villa
      Jason Villa In reply to tormentia81

      tormentia81 not really , the clutch is where the funs at

      about 1 day ago
    • Springfieldm14 308winchester
      Springfieldm14 308winchester

      Man-trans

      about 3 days ago
    • ste fu
      ste fu

      Quanto vorrei i sottotitoli in Italiano

      about 3 days ago
    • Kaleb Frick
      Kaleb Frick

      Okay this is just me but for some stupid reason I hate the word manual I prefer stick, stickshift, or a clutch

      about 3 days ago
    • bazz black
      bazz black

      Automatic for off-roaders, not because it's "easier" but because manual isn't necessary

      about 4 days ago
    • Kent BoBo
      Kent BoBo

      I wish you'd cover snowy terrain aswell

      about 4 days ago
    • Benjamin Richards
      Benjamin Richards In reply to Kent BoBo

      not much snow in WA haha

      about 1 day ago
    • Chanse Ormon
      Chanse Ormon

      Automatic Transmission is better than a Manual Transmission for everything

      about 5 days ago
    • Pranav Trivedi
      Pranav Trivedi

      Taction control helps automatic transmission to go downhill.
      So, it's great in both up and down!!!

      about 5 days ago
    • Allan Wagner
      Allan Wagner

      manual all the way

      about 6 days ago
    • Cam
      Cam

      Has this guy just forgotten all about handbrake starting?

      about 6 days ago
    • Puniyeah Emperidor
      Puniyeah Emperidor

      Thanks a Couple of Tons Ronny. Very Informative and Highly Useful.

      about 6 days ago
    • quadcameight
      quadcameight

      Go the cog swappa... evil stick is for noobs

      about 7 days ago
    • Honey Badger Offroad
      Honey Badger Offroad

      When your legs are paralyzed and you have to use hand controls it's a lot easier choice!!!! I mean we have rigged some sketchy systems for me to drive manuals but auto is WAY easier.

      about 7 days ago
    • Dorin Barbu
      Dorin Barbu

      Know your vehicle and adapt your skill.

      about 7 days ago
    • brapp squad
      brapp squad

      automatic is for pussy's

      about 7 days ago
    • ARTHUR
      ARTHUR

      Awesome video! My personal preference is automatic hands down. Would never chose a stick. No matter what terrain or situation.

      about 8 days ago
    • ARTHUR
      ARTHUR In reply to ARTHUR

      Erick123M you bet I am. Scared to death of being a mindless, brainless sheep like you! With no individual opinion. baaaaaa! Now follow the rest of your flock off the cliff you one of seven billion.

      about 7 days ago
    • Erick123M
      Erick123M In reply to ARTHUR

      ARTHUR it’s cuz you’re scared

      about 7 days ago
    • Ian Richardson
      Ian Richardson

      After 40 years of driving only manual 4WD's, from small cars to trucks, in recreational and armed forces environments, I was forced to buy an auto 6 years ago as it was the only Prado TDi option available in that particular country. So, I appreciate the differences, but still prefer a manual overall. Incidentally, I have surprisingly found the auto Prado significantly more economic than the identical manual version for highway running, a tribute to their particular box design and computer setup, methinks. Next it would be interesting to test the difference on motorbikes, now that the AfricaTwin is out with DCT! ;-)

      about 9 days ago
    • Michael Marchese
      Michael Marchese

      I know this because i do this all the time on a hill bneen driving sticks all my life and never had it roll back or stall

      about 9 days ago
    • Michael Marchese
      Michael Marchese

      you dont have automatic force in a standard to get rid of that keep youre foot on the break slowly realease the ckutch just till you fell it to start tuging then just switch to the gas petal and continue letting go of the cluctch no roll back you have youre power when you need it

      about 9 days ago
    • zebde
      zebde

      The iMT technology in the Hilux is pretty good, if you need to change down it matches revs. This is handy in sand, mud and almost anything.

      about 9 days ago
    • Da Sa
      Da Sa

      I don't believe the sand part because I had a 1996 f150 2wd manual and that thing blew through all sand like it was nothing

      about 9 days ago
    • That Aussie Bloke
      That Aussie Bloke

      Depends on if you actually want to drive a vehicle or just press the start stop pedal

      about 10 days ago
    • Juggernaut SecurityK9
      Juggernaut SecurityK9

      Haha I remember when everyone used to say manuals were better off-road. But I always thought the opposite. And now everyone general consensus is the auto is better off-road. Reason finally passed bravado. That's hard to believe.

      about 10 days ago
    • Mhmod Khashab
      Mhmod Khashab

      In manual both hands are working but auto is just in 1 hand and is easier and i guess it's better than manual but manual is just more fun

      about 12 days ago
    • H
      H

      Manual vehicles these days with differential lock features usually come with uphill assistance function that doesn't require stepping on the clutch.

      about 14 days ago
    • Turgay Murat
      Turgay Murat In reply to H

      Is that on JL Rubicon?

      about 3 days ago