handbrake turn


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handbrake turn

n
(Automotive Engineering) a turn sharply reversing the direction of a vehicle by speedily applying the handbrake while turning the steering wheel
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Translations
käsijarrukäännöstäyskäännös
handbremsubeygja
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The race track is a sight to behold, too, with neon lights everywhere and back-lit smoke stacks billowing atmosphere at every handbrake turn.
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