Man 1:“The auto brake system is unable to obey commands!” (spare volume)”
EvangelionFan: In the strong delivery of this line, we're shown a side of Ritsuko that won't become clear until later in the series.
thewayneiac: Yes. It's an early hint as to her feelings for Gendo.
Azathoth: Come to think of it, why isn't Gendo standing back? I mean, I realize he's a badass, but just standing there while your demented giant robot surrogate child hauls away at you is beyond hardcore.