Patent Number: 6,941,209

Title: Adaptive customer driveability module

Abstract: An engine control system and method adjusts vehicle driveability based on input from a vehicle operator. A selector switch includes a plurality of selector settings corresponding to a plurality of drive modes. The selector switch is moveable between the plurality of selector settings by the vehicle operator. A controller communicates with the selector switch and includes a plurality of predetermined drive settings corresponding to the plurality of drive modes. The controller utilizes predetermined transmission shift points, torque converter slip and throttle position progression data based on a current selector setting chosen by the vehicle operator.

Inventors: Liu; Haifeng (Troy, MI)

Assignee: General Motors Corporation

International Classification: G06F 19/00 (20060101); G06F 17/00 (20060101); G06F 017/00 ()

Expiration Date: 09/06/2022