1. have a car with a center-console handbrake
2. automatic transmission
3. willing to trade for a few days with my well-worn minivan
4. in the next few weeks
Gregorian's ready for his driving test, and they require it be in a vehicle with a center-console handbrake. They'll supply a vehicle for $90, but he's never driven anything other than our minivan, and I'm thinking during-the-test isn't the best time to try.