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Old 05-12-2013, 01:55 PM   #1128
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Originally Posted by Vulfy View Post
A great clip, even if a bit goofy.

Illustrates a couple of really important principles.

1. Motorcycle can be controlled with rear wheel, by leaning and letting handlebars point into the inside of the turn (don't fight them).

2. Lean angle is CRUCIAL to tight turns, at full lock.
Awesome clip!

Seems to me someone (Vulfy, IIRC :) on the forum last summer was trying to point out exactly this same principle and explain how it works. The explanation was convincing, but the proof is in the seeing. Thanks for sharing the video!
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