I have to make this decision at an intersection on my commute. if there is room and I have enough time to make it, yes.
about 2/3 of the time there isn't enough space as it is narrow and most drivers in west LA/beverly hills have no clue on how to keep the cage in middle of lanes
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2012 BMW S1000RR
2000 Kawasaki ZRX1100
2013 KTM SMT 990