Snow Driving Q
zpavelic at comcast.net
Wed Dec 4 15:26:54 EST 2002
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> "In like a lamb, out like a lion" John Buffum quote. Honestly, when your
> front does the "ohh my god" slide, just roll on the throttle, with your left
> foot lightly on the brake. Then, you will experience your Audi quattro the
> way it was supposed to be driven. After you get the hang of it, its best if
> you find a parking lot full of snow and practice till you pee in your pants
> laughing from blowing doughnuts.
I agree, using brake bias is extremely useful in controlled slides.
The mentioned technique will turn an understeer situation (personally dislike)
into an oversteer situation (oooohh YEAH, BABY!) almost immediately.
Unfortunately, I don't have a Q right now - but those handbrake cables are
getting their workout!
87 1/2 Coupe GT (Koni B&G)
97 Geo Metro (PTU - Personal Transportation Unit) Salt Ride 45 MPG
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