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How will a heavy load on your roof rack affect your vehicle’s handling?

It will improve the road holding

It will reduce the stopping distance

It will make the steering lighter

It will reduce stability

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Hint

A heavy load on your roof rack will reduce the stability of the vehicle because it moves the centre of gravity away from that designed by the manufacturer. Be aware of this when you drive round bends and corners. If you change direction at speed, your veh