If you’re only interested in exactly when to change gears for optimum performance, watch this video starting at the 8 minute mark. But don’t miss the part about potentially damaging your drivetrain by forcing it to do what’s called “cross chaining”. That starts 7 minutes and 15 seconds in.
Heck, just watch the whole thing. From start to finish, it’s a very informative video.
Believe me, you’re not the only person on the road who is unsure when the best time to shift is. A lot of people struggle with this technique and it just takes some practice to master it.[Continue Reading…]