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Semi-touch automatic starts in manual

I have a new Smart ForTwo Brabus and I wonder if it is possible to change the Semi-touch automatic gear to start in "A" instead of "1"? It would be great to not have to click the button each time you start the car.
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For the 450 in Japan there was special software that did just what you are wanting. Unsure if they have similar software for the 451.
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Mine starts in either "1" or "A", has to be in neutral position and foot on brake.
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