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Old 04-03-2014, 08:11 AM   #1
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Off the cliff, or into the grille?

Yikes!



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Old 04-03-2014, 08:16 AM   #2
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You can't fix stupid.

Off the "cliff". No need to make another pay for your folly.
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Old 04-03-2014, 08:19 AM   #3
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3.) countersteer back into your lane.
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Old 04-03-2014, 08:32 AM   #4
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You can't fix stupid.

Off the "cliff". No need to make another pay for your folly.
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3.) countersteer back into your lane.



Looks to me like he was going too fast, but also he turned in VERY early to a decreasing radius turn. Then, panicked when he saw the car and went straight off the road.
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Old 04-03-2014, 08:46 AM   #5
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Shit happens quick when you ride at 205 mph










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Old 04-03-2014, 09:00 AM   #6
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Thanks for making every motorcyclist those other drivers see in the future look like an asshole...
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Old 04-03-2014, 09:09 AM   #7
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Thanks for making every motorcyclist those other drivers see in the future look like an asshole...
Lately I've been doing that on my daily commute.
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Old 04-03-2014, 10:13 AM   #8
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School boy error
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Old 04-03-2014, 02:19 PM   #9
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Thumbs down No sympathy here...

I guess the rider took the lesser of 2 evils. Maybe he ought to slow down but to each thier own. Glad the people in the car didn't have to live with what the other result could have been.
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Old 04-03-2014, 03:43 PM   #10
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Stupid choices result in having to pay 'Stupid Tax'...very fortunate that he wasn't DRT...
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Old 04-03-2014, 03:47 PM   #11
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More like 410 mph...

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Old 04-03-2014, 03:56 PM   #12
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He could have easily made it around that curve but the car spooked him and he fixated right off the road. I personally don't take such risks around blind curves but hope I would have had a better outcome.
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Old 04-03-2014, 05:27 PM   #13
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Could've just not passed on a double solid. Or is the assumption to be made, that Health and Safety is only ever draconian?
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Old 04-03-2014, 06:53 PM   #14
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I bet that was Wraithrider.
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Old 04-03-2014, 07:01 PM   #15
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I bet that was Wraithrider.
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