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Re: Driving on snow / quattro system
On 13 Dec 1995, Glen Powell/SMC wrote:
> As for snow/ice, the q system might almost be a disadvantage in that it
> provides an opportunity for overconfidence. Remember, even with ABS, 4
> wheel discs, upgraded brakes we cannot necessarily stop better than
> lesser cars on snow/ice. I remember a R&T or C&D story a few years ago
Actually, quattro DOES help stopping, ABS or not!!
also, i wouldnt consider that a disadvantage, its just that people dont
know their own limits. The cars limits are higer than most fwd/rwd's and
the drivers are not experienced enough to know the difference.
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