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Old 05-25-2013, 02:03 PM   #86
Rides slow bike slow
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Originally Posted by shaddix View Post
I thought most motorcycles could take any car in a corner that doesn't have downforce helping it out. Most passenger cars are not designed to have extra downforce for more cornering ability.....

As usual, it really comes down to operator skill -- but four contact patches is always better than two when you need grip. Doesn't take too much in the way of suspension mods for a fairly sedate car to suddenly be able to corner faster than a motorcycle -- and if you have no straights to make up the difference, well...
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