“What’s the best position to follow a vehicle through a right-hander I’m intending to overtake?” It varies according to the circumstances. You might think this will always be a position close to the left because that’s where you’d position if you
It was a warm dry lunchtime on a road much used by bikers for the smooth road surface, national speed limit and multitude of corners that make riding a bike so much fun.In the apex of this bend there was a Ford Mondeo, with both the nearside wheels on their relative nearside gras...
ANOTHER QUICK clip of some poor chap losing the front end of his Yamaha R1 on the notoriously dusty Mulholland Highway, California.The twisty, testing route is a mecca for car and bike enthusiasts; many of the road's tricky bends have caught out the unaware.
THIS GUY'S lucky he doesn't get flicked over the top, after losing the back end of his Yamaha YZF-R1 on a twisty section of mountain road.He looks pretty miffed at the result; we think he got away lightly. It could have been soooo much worse if the rear tyre had gripped and lobbe...
There are several downsides to being the last man out onto the track and here's one of 'em...
MOTORSPORT Vision, the owners of Brands Hatch circuit, have submitted plans to alter Graham Hill bend in 2012.MSV want to change the track running up to the corner from Druids, making it totally straight and removing the kink. Graham Hill bend itself will also be altered to becom...
Heights-style left-hander.It should be awesome. We can't wait for the first trackday to kick off!
JOHN HOPKIN'S terrifying high-speed crash raised new safety questions about the fast left-hand Ramshoek corner, one of few remaining sections of the old track. The same corner had earlier accounted for Capirossi, putting him out of the race.Last year Toni Elias suffered a fractur...
Ask any motorcyclist what aspect of his riding he most wants to improve and 99 per cent will say cornering. Apart from the massive acceleration differences, cornering and banking-over are the biggest differences between us and car drivers. And isn’t that one of the main reasons w...
the prestigious motorcycle racing event after an agreement was reached between FIA safety officials and the track's owners about Bridge Corner - the fast right-hander leading up to the new Luffield complex - as it was deemed unsafe for MotoGP competition
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