Tag: traction

Mazda RX-8 Hillclimb Episode 8: Return to Weatherly

Launching traction felt less than in the Spring Decent apex for my warm-up run… 3-4 shift bobble Grabbing a little too much drainage ditch at apex, upsetting car and spitting across the road… OEM diff=one wheel peel… POP

Mistakes That Are Slowing You Down | Mountain Bike Skills

– This video is all about correcting some mistakes that might be slowing you down. You might not realize you’re doing them. (upbeat music) Rock gardens, braking bumps and rooty sections can really give your arms and suspension a proper workout, sometimes you can just bash through on the mainline or racing line, but actually […]

How To Improve Your Cornering | Common Mountain Bike Mistakes

– Cornering mistakes can really rob you of your flow but it’s also super easy to actually fall off in corners. Whoa, Rich! – Hiya, Neil. – New presenter. – I thought I was doing this one. – All right, I’ll leave it to you. – I got it from here, buddy, don’t worry. So, […]

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 […]

6 Off Road Skills That Will Help You Cycle Faster On The Road

– I am firm believer that if you want to be a good bike rider then you need to be a confident bike rider. Riding all sorts of different bikes, on all sorts of different terrains is one of the quickest and most effective ways to improve your ability to handle anything that you could […]

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 […]

How To Brake To Go Faster | MTB Skills

– Braking to go faster? Yep, that’s right. What I’m really talking about here is trying to improve your breaking technique, to smooth it out, find more grip on the trail, and that could make you faster. I think braking well is one of those skills that just improves the more time you spend on […]

How To Ride Loose Turns | Mountain Bike Cornering Skills

– We’re out here in Santiago, it’s the middle of summer, it’s not rained for weeks, so this is a how to ride dusty and loose corners. (upbeat music) So these trails in Saint Christopher are right near the city center of Santiago. It’s a real cool little network of trails. And check out this […]

NEW Continental GP 5000 Tyres | GCN Tech’s First Ride

(electronic swoosh) – Continental made its first tire in 1871, it’s fair to say the German brand knows a thing or two when it comes to making tires. And it’s no coincidence that they are the most popular brand in the pro peloton. Now the GP 4000 was first introduced 14 years ago and it’s […]