Fast driving demands a rare set of skills. Because everything happens at an accelerated rate, the driver must pay complete and unwavering attention to his or her task, employing equally advanced scanning skills, awareness and anticipation.

Nevertheless a common mistake is entering hazards too quickly, which is the true test of safety. As ever, it’s the driver’s responsibility to ensure that the drive is legal and safe at all times.

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Be aware of your limitations, and never venture beyond your ability to drive safely.