Porsche theft live… saved by manual gearbox (VIDEO) – News

Porsche theft live… saved by manual gearbox (VIDEO) – News

Criminals wanted to steal a Porsche 718 Boxster in the United States. Unfortunately, the thief who was supposed to drive it does not know how to use the manual gearbox

December 4, 2023

PTo steal a car, you must know how to drive it. It seems obvious, but it wasn’t for a long time a criminal who, in the United States, was torn by the manual gearbox of the Porsche 718 Boxster. that he wanted to rob the owner. The incident was recorded by the car’s cameras which recorded the attempted theft which was not completed due to the thief’s failure to manage the manual transmission of the car from the Zuffenhausen company.

In the United States, Automatic transmission cars have been popular for a long time, and There are many people who cannot handle manual transmission, like the Porsche 718 Boxster parked in front of its owner’s restaurant in Washington. Suddenly, some people grabbed a Nissan car, while being recorded by a 718 Boxster camera. In fact, the police had no problem identifying them, considering that the thieves had hidden their faces.

The criminals stole the keys from the owner, who did not object. One of the thieves got behind the wheel of the Porsche to try to escape. Too bad it couldn’t handle the manual gearbox. Twice, he turned off the machine, before the video stopped. Local media, however, inform us how the story ended: the car was not stolen. If there’s anything that can be learned from this story, it’s that in America the manual gearbox works almost as well as the anti-theft device.

Video: Fox 5, via YouTube