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Cornering, going fast or accelerating

Discussion in 'General car Chat' started by obi_waynne, 5 January 2019.

  1. obi_waynne

    obi_waynne Administrator Staff Member Moderator

    Messages:
    41,023
    From:
    Deal, Kent UK
    Car:
    A3 1.4 TFSI 150 COD
    How would you rank the following as a driver?

    Cornering
    Going fast
    Accelerating

    For me I get the most joy from the push you back in your seat acceleration. Going fast doesn't do much for me.

    Cornering is also good fun - when you've set the cars balance perfectly and the back is running slightly wide.

    So what are you preferences and likes?
     
  2. TCJBOLDIE

    TCJBOLDIE Torque King

    Messages:
    4,512
    From:
    Brisbane
    Car:
    JB Starion
    On track and sprint days it is braking as late as I dare and clipping the apex as you power out with the rear breaking traction and stepping out and catching it just right with a roll of the wrists and winding it off at the right moment to bring it back in line without fishtailing.|B

    But now I have switched camps over to FWD I may need to get a bit of lift off oversteer and or add a rear bar to get the same result and back on the power to drag the bum back straight:)
     
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  3. stamford

    stamford Pro Tuner

    Messages:
    3,789
    From:
    Hampshire
    Car:
    MG ZS200
    Going fast into a corner and accelerating out of it!
     
  4. andy206

    andy206 Track Warrior

    Messages:
    534
    From:
    stoke on trent
    Car:
    Fiesta RS Turbo
    as above the mixture of all 3 is where the sweet spot is
     
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