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  1. I got to try both the Golf R 2016 and 2018 version plus the TL and TLX SH-AWD recently, only the TLX in winter and Golf R in the summer though Golf R here has been report stating the traction control cannot be fully switched off on the 2016 model but the 2018 fixed that, however I cannot confirm or reject that claim since they both behaved much like a front wheel drive and understeer when I put the power down midway through a corner, the front pushes and it drive much like a front bias car to me, reminds me a lot of my old subaru outback in winter. TLX & TL SH-AWD Drove both only with snow on the ground, preferred the TL SH-AWD with manual transmission, I think they stopped making them in 2014. the 2016 TLX I test drove is very slow to shift from 1st to 2nd and 2nd to 3rd, sales people said it was a known issue and they fixed that in recent year model, biggest issue I have with the TLX is that it is very unpredictable, giving it power in slippery condition undergoes perfect grip --> understeer --> perfect grip --> oversteer, to get more grip when the front start to push, you have to give it power and that throws most people driving habit off in my opinion. Although I haven't test it out, I do believe Golf R can do power oversteer at low speed turn from get up and go city commute, that can't be said on the TL and TLX I test drove last winter, they both are somewhat unpredictable, with the TLX being the worse of the two.
  2. I like AX, Hot lapping at Gimli and love watching car going side way! IMO it is all about balancing between losing and gaining back control.
  3. Feb 2 at 7 PM In: 1. Corey 2. Stefan 3. Peter 4. Shawn 5. John 6. Cody L 7. Helix
  4. Dec 15, 7 PM 1. Corey 2. Valter 3. Sam 4. John 5. Cody 6. Helix OUT 1. Jim 2. Shawn
  5. Dec 1 @ 7 PM: 1. Corey 2. Zac 3. Valter 4. Jim Eh. 5. Helix (no problem with 7:30)
  6. Let it begin! 1. John 2. Sam 3. Stefan 4. Corey 5. Zac 6. Josh 7. Helix 8. 9. 10. Subs: 1. 2. Out: 1. Jim Eh. (Meeting night) 2. Shawn
  7. Checking in... November 3rd 7:00pm: Confirmed: 1. John 2. Sam 3. Helix 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Subs: 1. Chris M. 2. 3.
  8. I am totally in Monday: John Stefan Sam Valter Josh Helix Tuesday: John Sam Valter Josh Helix Wednesday: John Corey D Stefan Sam Valter Josh Jim Eh. Helix Thursday: John Corey D Stefan Sam Valter Josh Jim Eh. Helix Friday: Corey D Stefan Valter Josh Part-timer: Beau
  9. thought this is one of the best Ken Block drift video out there
  10. Drifting in Japan This is quite something,... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ORu58PY1S_g
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