In my research of the CVT option for a new MC
convertible, I ran across this review at MF MotoringFile » Archive » The CVT Revisited - A Full Review
The review and the some of the comments are quite positive. However, some of the comments detail everything from catastrophic failure to lurching and other very un-smooth things.
Are these problems still an issue? Have they been resolved for the most part through software updates?
I'm not looking for a hard core autocross transmission. I just want something zippy (similar to my 03 MC
) and convenient for the stop and go traffic in a city that's constantly under road construction. With a short commute, I only drive 8-10K miles per year (31K on my 3.5 year old MC
So, CVT, well kept secret or nightmarish cover up?