Really? All I've ever heard is dump it at 4k to get a little front wheel spin and let quattro take over. Whenever I've tried to be "nice" it won't clamp the torque. Just a glazed, toasty clutch. DL On Jan 5, 2004, at 2:19 PM, California Fields wrote: > P.S. You don't need to dump the clutch to get a good launch.