Focus Fanatics - View Single Post - Purchased 2012 Focus SEL - Transmission Issues, having to trade it in. Should I pick up another?
View Single Post
Old 11-17-2012, 12:18 AM   #15
jeriku
Focus Rookie
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Fan#: 106317
Location: Atlanta, GA
What I Drive: 2012 Ford Focus SEL White

Posts: 12
FF Reputation: 1 jeriku Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by AZfocus2012 View Post
S without touching the +/- button is just a sport shift auto mode. Once you hit the +/- you have entered manual mode until you return to D. The car will downshift on its on in manual mode if you slow too much or stop.
Sorry to sound so dumb in the matter.. but what exactly is the difference between the Sport Shift and the regular Drive mode?

In what situations is one preferred over the other?

Last question, I promise!
jeriku is offline  
    Reply With Quote