No.10 Lane abandonment systemsThe worse offenders will beacon the car aback into the lane you should be in, as absitively by the car. If you appetite to boring move over to the adjoining lane afterwards signalling, the car will try to accompany you aback to area you were. Who the hell does this car anticipate he/she is? Thankfully, best can be deactivated.
No. 9 Intelligent cruiseDumb cruise is what it should be called. Actually, aback the arrangement works, it can be advantageous abnormally the added adult ones that will anchor and advance for you in traffic. Problems appear aback the sensors get bedraggled or begrimed and the arrangement will not assignment at all; afterwards all, best of North America does not apperceive rain, sleet, snow, slush, sand, clay or added altitude alfresco of authentic sunshine…
No. 8 Most Korean car chimeThey complete terrible, are acid and added (as the citizenry gets older) the angelus get louder. Shoot me.
No. 7 Non-horn exoteric lock/unlock alien chimesWhen I columnist the lock or alleviate button on my remote, I apprehend a quick and active horn bang not a high-pitched, child-toy-like beep recorded with an ‘80s Casio PT-1 synthesizer, acknowledge you actual much.
No. 6 Power base/manual aback bench adjustmentsThe Germans accept appealing abundant ample this one out, and continued ago. The abject should be chiral while the seatback should be power. Ability adjustments for the aback acquiesce for a endless bulk of angles, acceptable in award the appropriate bend for the driver’s anatomy and, subsequently, his or her elbows. Bending the knees a amount or added has far beneath an appulse on the driver’s active position. Fix this, people.
No. 5SunroofsI abhorrence them. Consistently have, consistently will. Of the dozen or so cars I’ve alleged my own over the aftermost two decades, alone my WRX is without. As such, it suffers from no baptize or air aggression or rattles, and my arch will be absolved accepting adapted aback active — account if you adulation sunroofs, why would you accumulate the covering shut?
No. 4 Steering auto with brainless fat spokesI can anticipate of a few cars I’ve afresh apprenticed that should accept been a complete bang to drive but weren’t because of a ailing advised council caster destined to authority assorted buttons and not be appropriately captivated at 9 and 3 by normal-size hands. This one, I absolutely don’t get.
No. 3Running boards on aggregate but full-size trucksI anticipate a few car OEMs are aggravating to alpha a new trend: bedraggled calves. They are pointless, about too abutting to the aperture are inches from the doorsills and in the winter or on a backing day or aback arena in the mud with a assertive bunched auto they get covered in crap. I’ve approved to additional my blow legs and accept managed, but I’ve alone my phone, coffee and cafeteria in the action of jumping out of the car (an Acura ZDX is NOT a truck). Pointless, I say. And they’re about animal to boot.
No. 2Digitized or contrarily channelled bankrupt soundsOMG do I abhorrence this feature. Be it in the Ford Focus ST, Volkswagen Jetta GLI or any added car, I don’t appetite a affected added or channelled assimilation or bankrupt agenda to drain into the berth through the car’s audio arrangement or from beneath the dash. These adventurous cars abide to affect others so the complete has to be on the outside, not the inside. You’ll get the babe acknowledgment to your turbocharged 4-cylinder agent as you cruise by. Once she’s in, it’s Barry Manilow time.
No. 1 ECO buttons Who in this apple absolutely uses these? Seriously, if your car has an ECO button (do you alike apperceive if your car has an ECO button?), aback was the aftermost time you apprenticed it? Tell the truth, now!