Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Tuesday's Tips

Avoid Blind Spots

A car's blind spot varies according to the vehicle, mirror size and mirror adjustment. Anytime you're parallel to a car, truck or van, you're in the most dangerous spot on the road. Learn to move through this Death Spot aggressively; don't ride in a blind spot, even for a few seconds.
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Correct lane positioning will allow you to be seen and keep you away from danger. This rider approaches the cab in the right side of his lane so the cab driver will see him in the cab's mirrors. As the rider approaches the cab's blind spot, he moves left to gain valuable space in case of a sudden lane change.
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  1. learn to move through this Death Spot aggressively

  2. In the words of the president....GOFAST thorugh this death spot agreesively!