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Old 01-25-2013, 08:21 AM
LegendsNeverDie LegendsNeverDie is offline
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Originally Posted by Carnook View Post
And they also said...

"The 3.6's sport-steering setting feels good, but it would be preferable to select these modes separately. In one winding stretch, for example, while we were running at a brisk-but not breakneck-speed, the transmission suddenly shifted down two gears because the "performance algorithm liftfoot" mode that's activated when in sport mode suddenly thought we were between two corners on a racetrack and decided we needed to keep our revs up. It was startling and unwelcome; we'd like to be able to drive twisty roads with the suspension and steering in sport mode without worrying about this happening."
So it is a little aggressive and shifted two gears? Sounds like a WIN to me, after all this is a "sport" sedan (FYI this is a common complaint about the ZF8 and DSG transmissions).
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