Originally Posted by 4 seasons lawn&land
As a newbie to hauling heavy I jumped on the first automatic I came upon. Shifting the big rigs is not like conventional shifting. Every year you hear about an experienced truck driver failing to downshift before a hill and losing it.
Yea I would like to start on an automatic would defintely be one lass thing to think about but can't find any that are not newer and expensive. I have to learn at some point and that is the main reason of starting off with an older truck.