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post #24 of (permalink) Old 04-02-2012, 12:33 PM
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Originally Posted by Felony View Post
Big difference between a car and a motorcycle: mc only has two wheels/tires. Huge difference in traction especially in inclement weather. No bike will ever match a car in terms of generating g forces on a skid run.
I will accept that. One question... since the car tire has more contact area would that not make it more stable during normal riding conditions? Not the knee dragging, peg scraping, unsafe riding conditions described by some posters? With regards to inclement weather, most riders jump in their cage making that arguement a mute point for both of us.

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