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Old 07-03-2012, 07:38 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by B.Curvin View Post
Nick is correct on every point.

I've been told multiple times by multiple members here that my regular use of trail braking should be left on the track. They really need to read and heed the above.

Trail braking has many advantages on the street, as DAKEZ put it, Smooth is fast/fast is smooth.

Now what are the skills to be smooth? Throttle transitions, and throttle to brake and brake to throttle transitions, and trail braking are the places to start.
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