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Old 02-04-2012, 04:02 PM   #539
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Originally Posted by TDiGuy View Post
I'm sure what he is experiencing is the Hill Start Assist. The car holds the brake until the engine and clutch have enough momentum to propel the car forward without rolling backwards on a hill.
Yeah, sounds like what I'm feeling. We're talking about super low speed here, crawling up my driveway, into the garage. It's a good thing for sure, just feels a little strange since I'm not used to a car doing that. So does the focus detect when it's on a steep hill and engage this or something?
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