How Fast Can We Ride 10 Miles?... Behind A Car!

Published on April 17th 2022


As we know, motorpacing, or drafting behind a car, is a way to reach insanely high speeds on the bike, as it has a significant aerodynamic advantage, allowing the rider to cut through the air in the slipstream of the vehicle in front. But just how beneficial is it? With Conor on the bike and Hank behind the wheel, let’s find out in the latest GCN Does Science challenge! Useful Links: Adventure Documentaries, Exclusive Shows & Live Racing on GCN+: Download the GCN App for free: Join us at the Global Bike Festival: Visit the GCN Shop: Join the GCN Club: Were you surprised by the results? Let us know in the comments below! 💬 If you liked this video, be sure to give it a thumbs up 👍 and share it with your friends! Watch more on GCN... 📹 Can We Summit The Highest Peak In Wales On A Gravel Bike? 👉 📹 Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist 👉 📹 Or why not check out our Features Playlist 👉 ​​ 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound 🎵 What the Dogs Can’t Have (Instrumental Version) - Zorro Vivacity - Phello Superficial (Instrumental Version) - Zorro Something’s Lurking in the Water - Sightless in Shadow Salamanca - Sarah, the Illstrumentalist Lost in Your Paradise - Swif7 Khandi - Ooyy Did It Again - oomiee Daytona - BLUE STEEL Cutting the Line - Hampus Naeselius Cluster One - Hampus Naeselius #gcn #cycling #roadbike #roadcycling #science #experiment #challenge Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / The Global Cycling Network (GCN) is the largest online cycling channel in the world, bringing together a global community of road cyclists to celebrate everything that’s great about the world of cycling. Our videos bring fans compelling daily content including expert tutorials, techniques, training, racing, cutting-edge bike tech, unparalleled behind the scenes event coverage, humour, entertainment, and more. Presented by ex-pro riders, GCN offers a uniquely qualified insight into the world of cycling, and most importantly it’s fuelled by our passionate and enthusiastic fans – everyone who makes up the GCN community. We also bring the latest and greatest tech to your attention, showcase the best places in the world to ride and get exclusive access to events and races. Welcome to the Global Cycling Network | Inside Cycling Thanks to our sponsors: Castelli Clothing: Giro Helmets: Pinarello Bikes: Zipp Wheels: Topeak Tools: Canyon Bikes: Pirelli Tyres: Orbea Bikes: Vision Wheels: Wahoo Fitness: Park Tool: Elite Bottles: Whoop Fitness: Komoot: Selle Italia: SIS: Zwift: Shimano Wheels: Shadow Stand: DMT Shoes: Muc-Off: Watch our sister channels: GCN Tech - GCN Racing - Global Triathlon Network - GCN Italia - GCN en Espanol - GCN auf Deutsch - GCN en Francais - GCN Japan - GCN Training - Global Mountain Bike Network - GMBN Tech - Electric Mountain Bike Network -