thanks for the info, I am leaning towards the Hurst,if it ever comes out. I replaced my shifter knob with the hardbar- its excellent.Baron said:Hello Sloth. Click on advanced search on the top of the page. Atleast 1/2 dozen threads on shifters. Lots of opinions. I love my Ripper.Awful withthe stock shift knob though. Find a shift knob you find comfortable.