Originally Posted by mdubya
Hanging waaaayyyyy off the bike is not the same as lean angle.
I think the extreme hanging off that MM and some others do allows them to carry more speed for a given lean angle.
I am no expert, just a theory I have seen mentioned.
I thought that the further you hang off the less you have to lean the bike... and the less lean angle the more power you can put to the ground and the faster you can go.