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It is known as a bootleg turn or handbrake turn and competition drivers use it to their advantage, knowing precisely when to release the hand brake and accelerate.
Asked what visitors will do when there is even less snow and winter here becomes more like winter in northern Europe, Green Dog Svalbard guide Starinsky notes that the huskies can also run on roads, pulling carts with wheels and hand brakes.
On arrival, pick out a bike after squeezing tires and hand brakes.
Endearing features include a manual hand brake, the refrigerator cool box in the big center console and the fold-down tailgate (with storage panels) and a soft-close feature.
In Hoboken, Dover and Little Falls, inspectors in June 2017 found NJ Transit following rules on switches, personal protective equipment, warning bells and hand brakes, problem areas in the past.
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HAND BRAKE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hand brake for English Language Learners
: a brake that is operated by pushing or pulling a lever with your hand
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