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Old 08-16-2012, 08:48 AM   #43
sureshot007
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Join Date: Mar 2007
Chapter/Region: Tri-State
Location: TeamHazardRally.com
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#716 G2 OBS

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Originally Posted by That guy in Maine View Post
I always thought rally cars had to be street legal to go on public roads between stages. Therefore wouldn't you need to have both?

Maybe I'm wrong though!
Street legal - yes.

Does your state's inspection require a cable parking brake?
Would it pass inspection at some random shop without it?
Does tech actively look for it at events?


These are the questions you need to answer. I know they sell hydraulic handbrakes that will lock in position and act like a parking brake. I also know I've seen rally cars without the cable brake. Last, but not least, I'm a fan of redundancy in my rally car.

Here is the only interior pic I have handy right now. I put the handbrake to the left of the shifter. Not ideal, but it was the best location for me. Besides, I don't really ever use it....

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