In North America, Superfly, I couldn't agree more. On the stop start motorways and the twisty byways of the UK (and Ireland for that matter UTA), it's a complete waste of time.
Lots of cars have it fitted, but you just don't ever get the chance (or have the need) to use it. Manufacturers have largely abandoned it as an option, it's just eft in where it pre-exists on a model.
She's as nervous as a very small nun at a penguin shoot.