Tag: control

Offroad Obstacle Course

this is Mike Levine from pickup trucks dot com for the 2008 light-duty half-ton shoot up we’re about to do an off road test with each of our crew cab 4 by 4s the off road test had three obstacles the first one was a gravel pit to test out how well the trucks could […]

How Can Cadence Help You Control Your E-Bike? | EMBN’s E-Bike Skills

– Now, your E-Bike motor is a super capable and powerful unit, and it can provide assistance for the nastiest climbs. That is, if you provide it with the correct cadence. So, today, we’re taking a look at cadence, and how it can affect your ride. (smooth rock music) – So, what actually is cadence? […]

7.2 Percent Hill Climb (Loaded)

this is michael Levine from pickup trucks .com and we’re at General Motors milford proving grounds for seven percent hillclimb with our halftime tow test each pickup truck has been equipped with a 6500 pound trailer and we’ve got a seven percent quarter-mile grade behind us we’re going to time each of the trucks up […]

11 Manual Mistakes And How To Correct Them | E Bike Skills

(upbeat music) – Manualing your e-bike is definitely pretty impressive, and one of those skills that gonna help you out on the trails massively, too. But, it’s definitely a fine art to perfect. And a lot of mistakes can be made on the way. Today, I’m taking a look on your common manual mistakes. (electric […]

Controlling Your Front Wheel | E-Bike Handling Tips

– Learning to place the front wheel can be massively handy in lots of trail situations. In this video, we’re gonna look at how to and where to use the technique. (upbeat techno music) The first step, what’s the technique involved when it comes to front-wheel control and placement. Well, there’s two different approaches to […]

The Motherload of Spin – ISpinUWin #1 – Lotus Exige View

I thought it would be fun to compile all of the in-car video of track spins or saves that my wife or I have been a part of or witnessed from 2003-2012 (mostly from 2008+ in our ’08 Lotus Exige-S 240). Update 2015: Also see ISpinUwin#2 — https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tmr3RXC2Lmg Additional comments: If you have yet to […]

How Important Is Power On An E-Bike? | EMBN Investigates

– Power, is it important? Yeah it probably is if you’re doing flat out fire road sprint tests. But if you’re in the mountains, I think you’ll probably find that power is nothing without control. – Now before we get into it let’s find out exactly what power, watts and torque is. Power is the […]

Cycling with Parkinson’s

Adrenaline That’s sometimes all I need after a bit of a stressful day And when I’m out cycling I feel the wind in my hair like you wouldn’t believe the sun in my face the freedom the adrenaline, the euphoria the position my body’s in, I’m almost pain-free My arm still judders about and my […]

How To Recover From A Failed Climb | E-Bike Climbing Skills

– [Steve] This looks pretty straightforward, Chris. – [Chris] It looks a little bit loose to me, Steve, just go steady. – It’s easy, absolutely easy. Oh, God (cries out). – What are you doing? – Exactly, what am I doing? Yes, an innocuous looking climb, a simple climb failed, and not only do you […]