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By Ronald George Eriksen

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A veteran dirt-track race and excessive functionality driving force unearths every thing you must find out about break out and evasion ideas. Cornering, right-angle turns, S-turns, hairpin turns, the "bootlegger's" flip, the "moonshiner's" flip and others. Ramming, blockades, motor vehicle amendment and eluding a tail also are coated.

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28 Figure 11 Ramming a Double Vehicle Blockade 29 Figure 12 Ramming a Double Vehicle Blockade (cont'd) 30 VEHICLE ATTACK If you should be fortunate enough to get behind your attacker's vehicle, you can easily knock him off the road. The most effective means of doing this is illustrated in Figure 13. Hit the enemy vehicle's bumper at the angle illustrated. You should be going 10 to 20 mph faster than he is. Remember to hit, not push, the vehicle. After impact, the enemy's vehicle will go sliding sideways down the road until his tires regain traction.

45 and 9mm) did penetrate the tires, it took about 20 minutes for them to go completely flat. 308 caliber will definitely penetrate any unarmored vehicle. 223. Shotgun loads with the exception of slugs are useless for stopping any vehicle. They won't penetrate the glass, body, or the tires. Slugs, however, will blast huge holes through the vehicle and will almost instantly flatten a tire. If You Can't Get Away If you absolutely cannot get away from your pursuers, drive your car into a wooded area.

For best results, try to score a direct hit into the sidewall. Since the first edition of this book, I have spent some time shooting at junk cars with firearms of various calibers. The results of my tests are as follows: (1) (2) (3) No pistol round can be counted on to penetrate the vehicle body or glass or to flatten a tire. Pistol rounds will crack the glass and deflect away. 45 and 9mm) did penetrate the tires, it took about 20 minutes for them to go completely flat. 308 caliber will definitely penetrate any unarmored vehicle.

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