Paddle shifters are a popular option for modern automobiles. Here are some facts about paddle shifters to help you decide if this system is right for you.
The experts here at Thurston County Transmission specialize in all types of transmissions, including automatic, manual, and paddle shifters. Paddle shifters are sometimes seen as an in-between, as there is no clutch but you do pull levers on the right or left of the steering wheel to shift up or down. Paddle shifters were once only seen in expensive vehicles but are beginning to pop up more commonly in regular sports cars. The purpose of paddle shifters is to help drivers shift faster, as in racing. While all auto shops may not have much experience with paddle shifters, you can rest assured that they are within our specific area of expertise.