Many die-hard car enthusiasts love stick shifts mainly because of how much fun manual transmissions are to drive. There is a level of control and involvement with manuals that makes shifting so much more engaging than automatic transmissions.
Where you have the control over the car and its Manual transmission, Automatic trans has the control over you and its car gear shifts .
The manual transmission gives you the immense pleasure of driving a car .
Just as being a racer. As the other one changes the gear at an high rpm , manual goes to the fullest of its capabilities to push the vehicle even more, sometimes even harrassing it.