Originally Posted by Alpine F31
Are your cars always automatics? I can understand not needing it in an auto. I use my handbrake in my manual to hold the car on steep hills while stopped at a light. I never roll backwards and I never "slip" the clutch.
My N54 335i held the break on hills (6spd Manual.) Im pretty sure my 8SPD Sport Auto F30 Does too. I still like an old school handbrake though.