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by exportmanuk
Mon May 30, 2016 3:02 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Other
Topic: HIGH STANDARD/FURTHER TRAINING IN THE UK
Replies: 27
Views: 6010

Re: HIGH STANDARD/FURTHER TRAINING IN THE UK

Anybody who has ever ridden a bicycle will automatically use "counter steering". It is something that you pick up on within a few minutes of learning to balance. It does not need teaching, as it happens naturally, in the same way that people subconsciously move their bodies to keep uprigh...
by exportmanuk
Sat May 21, 2016 7:26 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: US to invest $4bn in autonomous cars
Replies: 38
Views: 6312

Re: US to invest $4bn in autonomous cars

Horse wrote:PS: GTR, you sure about compulsory ABS?


All motorcycles over 125 cc since last year
by exportmanuk
Sat May 07, 2016 12:49 am
Forum: Advanced Driving - Bikes
Topic: 'Filtering' Accident
Replies: 63
Views: 10454

Re: 'Filtering' Accident

You can move to the front but you cannot pass the vehicle closest to the crossing. I think that the interesting bit is he apologised, I suspect that was largely because he discovered that it was a lady that he had just tried to kill. The last driver that used his vehicle as a weapon targeted at me ...
by exportmanuk
Fri May 06, 2016 10:36 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Bikes
Topic: 'Filtering' Accident
Replies: 63
Views: 10454

Re: 'Filtering' Accident

You can't move to the front of the queue as it's a lights controlled pedestrian crossing ;) Shouldn't , not can't IF I had got myself in that situation I would have considered moving to the stop line in just into lane 2 along side the lead vehicle as there was a left filter light at the junction. (...
by exportmanuk
Fri May 06, 2016 10:15 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Nearly a very nasty moment.
Replies: 7
Views: 1269

Re: Nearly a very nasty moment.

+1 for the above
by exportmanuk
Fri May 06, 2016 10:14 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Bikes
Topic: 'Filtering' Accident
Replies: 63
Views: 10454

Re: 'Filtering' Accident

Hi. In a busy city this would be considered quite polite filtering, many bikers would run the stop line to be in front of the queue, and Im not sure how large the space was this looks to have been recorded on a gopro so very wide angle and would shorten the impression of distance. I filter a lot tra...
by exportmanuk
Mon Feb 29, 2016 1:35 pm
Forum: Technology
Topic: Why Self-Driving Cars Must Be Programmed to Kill
Replies: 37
Views: 9168

Re: Why Self-Driving Cars Must Be Programmed to Kill

My My Sussex2 is having a bad Monday morning :-)
by exportmanuk
Mon Feb 22, 2016 1:13 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The new Top Gear team is announced
Replies: 36
Views: 4761

Re: The new Top Gear team is announced

Matt LeBlanc and Chris Evans have been spotted recording a journey in reliant robins. It appears Matt was on the back of a tow truck not sure about Chris
by exportmanuk
Sat Feb 13, 2016 4:45 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: RoSPA launches website to keep older drivers safe on the roads
Replies: 108
Views: 12399

Re: RoSPA launches website to keep older drivers safe on the roads

fungus wrote:
Incidently, he has passed the Hazard Perception Test. :o


Its a computer game :!:
by exportmanuk
Thu Feb 04, 2016 6:06 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Left foot braking with automatics
Replies: 70
Views: 7414

Re: Left foot braking with automatics

Having the driver's weight leaned against the pedal, making it harder to release it. Having the driver's weight leaned on the steering wheel - making steering while braking nigh impossible. Not sure as I understand where you are coming from with this. In normal driving if I was pressing the brake t...

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