This book discusses every aspect of travelling on two wheels under the following chapter headings: need for advanced riding, thinking ahead, the systematic method, observation, positioning, cornering, braking in wet and dry conditions, gear changing, overtaking, junctions, signals, road-craft in town and country, motorways, economical riding, night riding, seasonal variations, fog, reaction times, accidents, pillion passengers and sidecars, understanding the machine, tyres, clothing, helmets, touring abroad, the advanced test. Appendices contain a list of test routes, application forms for the advanced test and membership of the institute, and British traffic signs. (TRRL)

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Macdonald and Jane's Publishers Limited

    Poulton House, 8 Shepherdess Walk
    London N1,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1978

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: 151 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00341861
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • ISBN: 0354-08511-5
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 22 1981 12:00AM