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Power Shifting : Driving Technique

This technique can only be done in a car with a manual transmission. As the name implies, that is shifting or passing a gear, of course it can’t be done in an automatic car hehe. Power shifting is a technique to move the gear completely without releasing the accelerator. So the gas pedal remains fully pressed …

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Driving Technique: Rev Matching Downshift

Rev matching is a technique of adjusting the gear rotation / transmission to the engine speed (rpm) that is usually used when lowering a gear (downshift). Therefore this technique is also sometimes referred to as the rev match downshift . Immediately, we review how to do this downshift rev match. If for example we …

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Save Fuel With Hypermiling

Fuel consumption is one factor that is taken into account in driving. Moreover, the price often increases every year, plus the level of road congestion which also continues to increase. These two things then make some vehicle users switch to vehicles that are comfortable in the bag, aka economical fuel. Indeed, currently …

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Things You Should Not Do on a New Car

Buying a new car is one of the fun things. Especially if the moment is the peak of the struggle of sorting out options and of course saving money after a long time. I’ve never really bought a new car. But just buying a used car is already happy especially a new car …

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Driving Technique: Left Foot Braking

The driving technique this time is to brake the left foot. Sounds simple right? But the truth is not. This driving technique is a difficult technique to do because it conflicts with our muscle memory . If we are accustomed to braking with the right foot, and the left foot is accustomed to the …

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The Best Driving Position For Safety & Speed

In the driving technique segment this time we will discuss driving positions. Although it sounds simple, driving position is important and vital for driving safety and comfort. Just like other basic things , driving position is indeed basic but it will have a big effect on driving performance. So if the basis is not correct, it will be …

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Understanding Understeer and Oversteer

For those of you who are still confused or do not know this understeer and oversteer, we will discuss it fully here. Starting from the understanding, causes, to how to handle it. Let’s begin. What is Understeer and Oversteer? The explanation of the two often reminds me of Top Gear , where Richard …

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Driving Technique: Understanding Racing Line

Back to the driving technique segment, this time we will discuss racing lines. As the name implies, racing line is an imaginary line that is used when racing, especially when the car turns or cornering. ” Straight roads are for fast cars, turns are for fast drivers .” – Colin McRae Actually this …

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