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View Poll Results: Traction Control Preference for Driving on the Street

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  • Traction Control On (I do not press the ESC button)

    18 36.00%
  • Sport Mode (Press ESC Button)

    21 42.00%
  • Traction Control Off (Hold ESC Button for 4 seconds)

    11 22.00%
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    so how does traction control setting impact brake torque vectoring on these cars? With an open differential it's often better to have the vectoring working to help put power down coming out of turns. Do you get this in sport mode? how about full traction off?
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    As I recall from the owner's manual.
    Torque vectoring is never turned off.


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    my FWD audi A3 had off meaning everything off. You would just roast one tire with 300 torques coming out of tight turn, it was better to leave it on.
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    Well I'm glad that we have the option to choose. I prefer it without traction control, unfortunately I'm a bit too lazy to turn it off everytime. I do it whenever it comes to mind though.

    If only we could elect to have it always off when we start it up.

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    Quote Originally Posted by neeqness View Post
    If only we could elect to have it always off when we start it up.

    Follow this link.

    https://www.fiestastforum.com/thread...Plug-and-Play)



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