Originally Posted by Ying
This is great info. guys. I've got very little knowledge on "how it works" when it comes to this stuff in loose traction situations, so coming from an 04 STi to a 11 WRX, I guess my loose traction driving style is going to need revision. No more blipping the throttle to whip the tail around in the right direction. I'm still not feeling comfortable pushing it, but as was mentioned earlier in the thread, I feel it's mostly due to the suspension. Dampers and front sway bar coming soon.
Your method will still work in snow with VDC off. Tried that out this past winter.