Originally Posted by Bmw135er
It sounds like you just found out how poor of a driver you are. No offense but if the DSC has saved you that severely in the past, it's time for some driving lessons from a qualified instructor. I've worked with a lot of drivers in a similar situation, and it sounds well needed. You got a lowered redline indicator due to the difference in wheel speeds. Similar to some dyno situations.
+1, you got away without a scratch after spinning, consider yourself one lucky SOB. Turning DSC off in the winter time is not only dangerous for you, but god forbid, little kids and families on the street.