Originally Posted by kaishang
Why mess with it?
Simple ergonomics I guess. Sure, we've had it virtually unchanged for almost a century but when you think about it then it does take up a lot of space and is quite ugly - but you're so used
to seeing it.
I prefer not to have the traditional handle in the centre tunnel, something that I noticed most of all on my Porsche and I don't know why other manufacturers didn't follow suit with that design.
The worst has to be the stupid Mercedes mechanical handbrake of the 80s / 90s that you operated with your foot...
Oh, and the one on the Saab 9-3 is fcuking stupid too. The amount of times I trapped a finger on that fecking thing
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