Volkswagen Golf: Can It Do A Handbrake Slide?

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Since the introduction of electronic handbrakes, the stunt that involves sliding a car through a bend with the aid of pulling a manual handbrake has turned into a rare sight.

This has created a curious thought of how a car will slide out of a bend when an electronic handbrake gets pulled. For years, we have waited for an answer to this question and our wait has paid off.

Earlier today, a video of a reviewer from BBC’s Extra Gear on a new Volkswagen Golf tried to slide the car with an electronic handbrake and the clip offers a good look at the outcome of making that move.

You can check it out in the video embedded below.