Well, sure, why wouldn’t you? There really isn’t a problem with that.
People that remember to micromanage stances will do things more optimally in general. That’s just one example of many.
No, no one needs to remember that. They can not bother, and the ships will be a little slower. No harm done if you aren’t playing a competitive match.
You’re falling into a fallancy of “so much to do that’s hard why should I bother”. Well why should you bother to play videogames to begin with instead of just having an AI play the game perfectly with no human involvement at all?