What is Traction Control?

2019-04-03T08:03:32+00:00June 26th, 2018|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , |

Sometimes you need to explain to someone what traction control is, or perhaps for yourself. Either way it is important to really understand what it is and why it is important to driving overall. What is traction control? Traction control is an active vehicle safety feature designed to help vehicles make effective use of all the traction available on the road when accelerating on low-friction road surfaces. When a vehicle without traction control attempts to accelerate on a slippery surface like ice, snow, or loose gravel, the wheels are liable to slip. The result of wheel slip is that the tires [...]