Category «Driving Test Articles»

The Other Way

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The Origin of the Species

The driving test was originally laid down in the mid 30’s, and has been almost totally preserved in its original form. There were good reasons for everything that was included in the test. In those days you could buy a motor car, jump in and go for your test, without ever going on the road …

The Eyesight Test

This is the beginning of your practical, on the road, driving test. You must pass this part, or the test will go no further. On the way to your car, the examiner will have asked you to stop and read the number of a vehicle. The main thing is to relax completely. This is not …

General Driving

So off we went. Goodness only knows where we would go. I was told they had strict routes to follow. Could be awkward for them sometimes, I suppose. I read somewhere that driving could be boiled down to always being in the correct position, at the correct speed and in the correct gear for that …

Worries About the Theory Test

Let us get one thing straight from the beginning. You do not have to pass your theory test before starting your practical lessons. In fact you will be placing yourself under a severe disadvantage if you do it this way. You do however have to pass the theory test before applying for the practical test. …