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welshboy

Got your winter tyres on ?

http://uk.cars.yahoo.com/22122010...aloon-trumps-4x4s-icy-hill-0.html
bodger

What a Nightmare ! I don't know where it was exactly, but whats the betting that it was twinned with Gwynedd last Saturday.
Cooey

Very interesting, the saloon may well have had winter tyres fitted but most of the 4X4 drivers seem to have all wheels locked and not steering or attempting to actually drive out of trouble.
Woodsmoke

That's the thing, isn't it Cooey? Winter tyres help (to a degree), but so many people just seem to panic when it gets slippy & think that ABS & traction control will get them out of trouble.....................
sod

So very true in the old days we learnt to drive out of skids etc here  as a norm now most don't it seems. They just sit there and as you say panic  

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