Unintended acceleration quattro Digest, Vol 72, Issue 28

Mark Rosenkrantz speedracer.mark at gmail.com
Thu Oct 22 12:12:40 PDT 2009

I grabbed the wheel of a students car once, mid spin.  Absolutely saved us
from the wall at Lime Rock Park, but I got (rightfully) chided for grabbing
the student's wheel.

It worked out... but what if it didn't?

So yeah... instructors are in a tough spot.  Sometimes, we end up with sore

Mark "only been in a few incidents" Rosenkrantz

Scott, you going down to VIR in a few weeks?  I'm going to co-drive Jeff's
SPEC Miata and help him (driving the Freightliner) with the tow.

On Thu, Oct 22, 2009 at 2:42 PM, Brett Dikeman <brett.dikeman at gmail.com>wrote:

> My guess is shift it into neutral to kill forward acceleration and
> grab the wheel, then maybe the handbrake.
> -B
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