Which pickup trucks can you buy with a manual transmission? As automatics are getting better with fuel efficiencies, reliability, performance, downshifting, and more gears, the percentage of manual cars bought in the US has fallen to 1%. Also, many find it cumbersome to change gears frequently and/or use an extra pedal, especially in traffic. As automatic pickups tow and carry better, only 2 companies offer manual gearboxes. While purists still love the stick-shift, they’re a vast minority, and the companies just can’t justify the production costs anymore. However, we’ll still show you the best pickup trucks you can buy with a manual transmission. and the best used pickup trucks that you can still find a warranty on!
New Trucks with Manual Transmission
2021 Jeep Gladiator : $35,060
The 2021 Jeep Gladiator comes standard with 4WD, has removable body panels and a tough-as-nails persona, which make it one of the best pickups around. It is powered by the 3.6-liter V-6 that produces 285hp and 260lb-ft of torque, transmitted through Jeep’s standard 6-speed manual transmission. The Gladiator Sport S can tow up to 4000 lbs. However, you cannot get a manual with the other engines. Prices for the manual version start at $35,060.