Archive for April 2018

Common minor driving faults for automatic cars

The most common minor driving test faults for automatic cars are: Cockpit drill: Didn’t check the gear stick before signaling to move off. For example if a gear is in (P) parked position and you signal right to move off whilst you should’ve move it to (D) drive position. Another example if you forgot to [...]

When minor fault can turn into serious

If other road users are affected, a minor driving fault can turn into a serious one.

Gap between front car

When stopping at the traffic light make sure you see the wheels of the car in front.

Turning right routine

When you turning right do the following: 1. Check interior mirror 2. Check right mirror If it’s safe 3. Indicate the signal

Turning left routine

When you turning left do the following: 1. Check interior mirror 2. Check left mirror If it’s safe 3. Indicate the signal

Exterior mirrors

The more you see side of the car in exterior mirrors the more blindspot is. The side of the car should be seen in mirror only little bit.

Blindsports

You need to check blind spot when: 1. Moving off 2. Exiting the roundabout during changing lanes from the right to the left 3. Merging to the motorway or dual carriageway from side road or slip road 4. Change lanes ? 5. Overtaking Don’t look around to check for them – you’ll take your focus [...]

Slip road

Slip road is the road that merges with dual carriageway or motoroad and finishes later on. It helps your you to join the dual carriageway or motorway more smoothly. You must change lane after you emerged into dual carriageway or motorway as soon as you can because motorway will finish anyway.

Uk driving plate structure

EU country (optional) Area code – 2 letters Age identifier – 2 numbers Space Random letters – 3 letters

Less space less speed

Golden rule – less space less speed. When there are not enough space, narrow roads, obstructions reduce the speed down