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quick tips for car drivers

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Allow more following distance behind a motorcycle because you can't always stop "on a dime." When a motorcycle is in motion, see more than the motorcycle ...

Amazing Self-Driving 18 Wheeler Stops on a Dime! — Texas Truck ...

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May 4, 2015 ... When Will These Safe Trucks Hit Texas Roadways? Five people died and 12 people were injured in Fort Worth a week ago when a ...

SGI - Driver's Handbook - Braking

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You may think that with ABS you can stop on a dime. This instantaneous stop is not realistic. When braking on dry or wet roads your stopping distance will be ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=How To Stop On A Dime Driving&v=lp5pIaqhh4c
Jun 23, 2013 ... I'm driving the blue semi-truck, weighing 78 thousand lbs, at approximately 60 mph, when this Bama Tomato truck pulls out in front of me, I tried ...

Ten Things All Car & Truck Drivers Should Know About Motorcycles

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Stopping distance for motorcycles is nearly the same as for cars, but slippery pavement ... distance behind a motorcycle because it can't always stop "on a dime".

Volvo's New Autonomous Big Rig Braking Technology Allows 40 ...

www.industrytap.com/volvos-new-autonomous-big-rig-braking-technology-allows-40-ton-semi-trucks-stop-instantly/27079

Mar 8, 2015 ... ... loaded down with cargo to stop on a dime should a Volvo semi-truck need to avoid a crash or say the driver were to fall asleep at the wheel.

Should we thank drivers for stopping and not killing us at pedestrian ...

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Jan 2, 2014 ... Should we thank drivers for stopping and not killing us at pedestrian .... have mostly 360 degrees field of vision and can stop on a dime, and will ...

Stop on a Dime - Upgrade Your Cheap-Ass Brakes - Automoblog.net

www.automoblog.net/2010/07/13/stop-on-a-dime-upgrade-your-cheap-ass-brakes/

Jul 13, 2010 ... Stop on a Dime – Upgrade Your Cheap-Ass Brakes ... slowing wheels (if you're lost already, stop reading and go shred your driver's license.

Volvo Trucker Stops on a Dime and Saves the Day - Carscoops

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May 5, 2014 ... Volvo Trucker Stops on a Dime and Saves the Day ... to both the driver for his quick reaction and the Volvo truck's brakes and safety-systems, ...

Oregon State Police - Patrol Division Safety Tip - Following Too Close

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Following too close - can you stop safely? ... No vehicle can "stop on a dime. ... traveled while the driver perceives a hazard and reacts to bring the car to a stop:  ...

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How to make a car that stops on a dime - Quora

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EDIT: Re-reading the questions, it seems like the question is about a car model in physics class ... Technically, driving into the Redwood tree disseminates all that energy by crumpling up the car body. At least the demolished remnants of the ...

Stopping Distance: Is the 3-Second Rule Wrong? - esurance on

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... to some, at Esurance we're more concerned with a car's ability to stop on a dime. ... In normal driving conditions, it takes roughly 4.6 seconds — also the time  ...

Volvo has a braking system that can stop a 40-ton semi on a dime ...

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Mar 5, 2015 ... Volvo has a braking system that can stop a 40-ton semi on a dime ... Mercedes- Benz is working on an amazing self-driving semi of its own ...