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Old 11-16-2009, 01:41 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by humbleassassin View Post
Ok I read all the time go to track go to track.. My question is simple how will track make me feel more comfy with curves?

I have no fear on straight roads.. but man curves just are not my thing.. never have been.

So thoughts?

Tracks have turns like the streets that you ride on. You will learn/practice to take the curve/turns and it's safer to do it on the track because you don't have all the elements of surprise like the street.
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Old 11-16-2009, 02:12 PM   #22
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Old 11-16-2009, 02:53 PM   #23
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Riding the track will allow you to explore the limits of your motorcycle. The advantage to this on the street is that, when faced with a panic situation, you'll know just how hard you can dynamite those brakes and successfully stop or how much harder you can actually turn a bike in without it crashing. It just gives you more accident avoidance options as opposed to thinking "omg, I'm about to crash, I can't <insert x> any more than I am already." When the reality is, you can.
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Old 11-16-2009, 05:03 PM   #24
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Hopefully by going to the track, you will build confidence in your machine to do its job. By that I mean lean that bish!!!

If corners aren't your thing, you probably dont trust leaning the bike much. I highly suggest you do a trackday sir, just say bye bye to your moneez!
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Old 11-16-2009, 05:18 PM   #25
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