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      09-02-2008, 01:43 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by mkoesel View Post
Really? So if you take a 150mph straight into a 40mph hairpin, you still have to hit 3rd gear in the middle? Why? Of course, that situation might be completely non-existent on any real track. Well, except a rally course or something.
Yep, that is correct, I downshift as I brake aggressively with heel and toe at each down shift and do go from 5th to 4th to 3rd and then to 2nd. Speed approximately 240 kph to maybe 50 kph (donīt really see the speedometer as you may imagine when I hit the beginning of the bend).