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(April 16, 2012) Turning your European summer break into a road trip can give you the freedom to be flexible with your plans and enjoy a sense of discovery on the open road. Driving in Europe can be a daunting experience, particularly for new drivers. Adjusting to different motoring conditions, such as local road ..
(April 16, 2012) Driving with passengers for the first time is a big responsibility and can be a nerve wracking prospect for a new driver. With lots of new distractions to complicate your driving experience, it’s worth considering the practical aspects of driving with passengers in advance of your journey. ..
(March 13, 2012) The UK government is working to reduce the country’s carbon footprint and as a motorist, there are small changes you can make to reduce your vehicle’s CO2 emissions. All new cars now have a ‘fuel economy’ label and vehicles with low emissions pay reduced road tax. Even if ..
(March 13, 2012) Now that independent driving is part of the practical driving test, gaining good navigation skills while learning to drive is important. The advantage of learning how to navigate early in your driving experience is that you will quickly become a more confident, practical driver. Plan aheadIt may ..
(February 08, 2012) Having passed your driving test you’re a confident and capable motorist, but how much do you remember about basic car maintenance? Simple regular vehicle health checks and basic user maintenance can lessen the cost of servicing, improve safety when driving, keep your car beautiful and in some .
(December 08, 2011) Winter driving can be a difficult challenge even for the most practiced drivers. Experiencing tough winter driving conditions as a learner driver will increase your knowledge and understanding of winter hazards within the safety of a lesson environment. Your driving instructor will teach you to be ..
(June 08, 2011) One of the best things about driving is the independence. For many of our former pupils who passed their driving tests earlier this year, driving to a music festival this summer will be one of their first chances to take to the road and enjoy their new found freedom. Although driving should be an ..