Driver Steering Recommendation

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Driver Steering Recommendation (DSR) is a feature of the Electronic Stabilisation Program (ESP) system on several recent Volkswagen Group car models, including the SEAT León Mk2 (Typ 1P),[1] Volkswagen Golf Plus,[1] and Volkswagen Scirocco;[2] the system is supplied by Continental Automotive Systems.[1]

Sensors detect when the car is starting to skid and the steering's electronic control unit (ECU) provides a prompt to the driver to correct the problem by making the steering wheel move slightly. Since most drivers find the idea of a car steering itself troubling, VW Group stresses that the robotic nudge is merely a suggestion, which the driver is free to override.

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  1. ^ a b c "Suppliers to the new SEAT Leon". Automotive News. 25 July 2005. Retrieved 1 December 2011.
  2. ^ The Scirocco: Technical Highlights Archived December 16, 2011, at the Wayback Machine