[200q20v] Re: [s-cars] Big Brother

Eric Fletcher S.O.C. Steadi at swbell.net
Fri Apr 20 13:24:32 EDT 2001

> I'm with you on this all the way!
> I am having broblems with the drive by wire
> systems in most new cars as well that essentially
> separates you from the throttle and then adjusts
> your input as deemed necessary!
> No new cars for me unless you can eliminate this
> numbing of the senses...

You haven't driven the new S4 much then, the Drive by wire is transparent,
you can't tell that your not mechanically connected to the throttle body.
DBW is here to stay, more and more new cars are going to be using it. Now
the Onstar... I'll be skipping that option.

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