In Reply to: Re: anyone feel dangerous in adverse weather posted by Juu on December 15, 2000 at 14:02:57:
Yes, I think all BMW's are superb wet weather
> With the ASC on the slides are minimal - I've
> only managed to introduce an unexpected slide
On ice or snow, you'll be able to induce a large
amount of sliding even with ASC or ASC+T. You can still spin out with ASC or ASC+T (or
with ESP or whatever it's called). These
systems are a trememdous benefit, but they're
> I'm not sure whether ASC+T would help,
It does engine power reduction, but it also
still does rear wheel braking.
> Snow tyres are a must (I wrecked a E30 318i by
>having summer tires & braking when not supposed
You sound like a pretty intelligent driver.
> Also, the E34 seems to be a well balanced beast
Yes, but it's HEAVY -- more inertia to deal with.