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Motorcycles are more dangerous than cars because in the event of an accident, the driver of a motorcycle has much less protection than the driver of a car does. In addition we could note that when driving a car, you do not have to maintain your balance; a car is not going to fall over no matter how you are sitting inside of it. Motorcycles, however, can fall over.
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Does air pollution endanger motorcycle drivers more than car drivers?

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Are motorcycles safer than cars?

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Can a motorcycle stop faster than a car?

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Is a motorcycle more eco-friendly than a car?

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