Yup, I know. And I don't really mind it. It's just strange, is all.firepa63 said:
Insufficient torque is not usually the problem on slippery surfaces. It's the opposite. For example, the winter traction mode of many cars simply starts the automatic transmission up in second gear instead of first.RSnyder said:Tell your friend to stick with forward. Unlike most cars, which have a lower reverse gear than 1st forward gear, the Prius can put out slightly more torque in the forward direction than in reverse.