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      07-06-2007, 09:43 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by SeanFitz View Post
autocar: "steering never scores more than 6 out of 10"
top gear: "steering is ultra-precise, the turn-in sharp but not extreme"

who knows. i really doubt i'll be disappointed.
The problem (if that's what we should call it) is that writers are not engineers (thank God) and use pseudo-scientific language to give their subjective opinions e.g. "precision" means different things to different people.... "6/10" sounds objective, but is completely meaningless since we don't know what the scale is - I don't know whether he gave 5/10 to the F430 or gave 7/10 to his canal barge!

I'm happy to listen to SteveD until someone writes something that makes sense.