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New Driving Test

The new driving test 2017 In 2015 the DVSA started trials on a new driving test for the UK, the changes are designed to make the roads safer and to improve the skills of new drivers. Instructors in test centres … Continue reading

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Turn in the Road

This manoeuvre was once more commonly known as the “3 point turn”. This isn’t really a good description, as you can perform the manoeuvre in as few or many points as you need! On many roads when practicing for your … Continue reading

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Don’t Get Crossed!

A common habit while driving, is to cross your arms when turning the steering wheel. It seems a harmless thing to do, and people often wonder why qualified driving instructors and examiners insist on the “feeding” or “push-pull” method. (Note: a … Continue reading

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Vehicle Safety – Under Bonnet Checks

To ensure your vehicles stays in a safe, roadworthy condition, you must check at regular intervals. Check that the lighting is working correctly, that your tyres are inflated to the correct pressure and that they are in good condition. You … Continue reading

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Reverse Parking

This is a manoeuvre that many find tricky, but in fact reverse parking (often known as “parallel parking”) can be completed in 3 simple steps. Position 1 Drive your car just ahead of the target car, stop, then select reverse gear. … Continue reading

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DriveRightUK.com Driving Tips

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