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  • 5 Most Common Mistakes Drivers Make During Driving Test-1

    5 Most Common Mistakes Drivers Make During Driving Test

    Posted on 2017-11-02

    Do you think Driving Test is a headache and scary? Well, here are few mistakes to pass the driving test

  • Driving Test Tips

    Posted on 2017-10-26

    You need to demonstrate to the examiner that you’re able to drive safely and obey the traffic rules

  • How to Park the Car Properly

    Posted on 2017-10-26

    Do you think parking is a joke? No, what we are going to tell you is entirely true

  • Important Driving Tips for New Drivers

    Posted on 2017-10-19

    You have Successfully passed the driving test, now what? Here’s are few things you should know

  • 5 Responsibilities of Driving You Must Know

    Posted on 2017-10-12

    According to DVSA, 12% of Drivers in the UK don’t know a word about basic responsibilities of driving

  • How to Save Time and Money in Driving Test

    Posted on 2017-10-02

    It is wise to drive economically than to waste time burning fuel for extra mileage

  • Reasons Why People Fail British Driving Test

    Posted on 2017-09-15

    The rate of failed driving test is twice than passing rate in the United Kingdom

  • Driving Test: Do’s and Don’ts

    Posted on 2017-08-22

    Did you know that 35% of the candidates fail the driving test by simply forgetting common mistakes like using signals, identifying hazards, and reading signs?

  • Drive Safely on Country Roads

    Posted on 2017-07-24

    Found in rural areas – Country road is a type of road that is not entirely flattened with stones and bricks making it unbalanced and bumpy for driving. If you’re a countryside native and adventurous driver, then you must consider driving safely on country roads to avoid causing or experiencing accidents. According to THINK! (a […]

  • Top 5 tips for driving test success

    Posted on 2017-07-24

    One of the most important tests jam-packed with fear of the instructor being judgmental, stress that can lead to failure and God knows what else could come in one’s mind while appearing for the driving test. Looking for slight guidance? We will help you by providing top 5 tips for driving test success because we […]

  • The Top 5 Steps to Getting Your License

    Posted on 2017-06-23

    For many people, the sense of freedom that comes with having a driving licence is hugely important in life. Whether you are looking for a job, you want to make your life more convenient, you want to care for others or you want to enjoy the ability to drive and roam, holding a driving licence […]

  • Driving Safely With Kids In The Vehicle

    Posted on 2017-06-18

    Drivers should be looking to travel safely at all times but if you are driving with kids in the vehicle, you will want to pay extra attention to driving in a safe manner. This is why it is important to plan ahead and to focus on driving when you are in the car. Here are […]

  • Stay Cool When Driving in Warm Temperatures

    Posted on 2017-06-14

    While the idea of going for a long drive on a warm and sunny day sounds appealing, driving in a hot car can cause a number of problems. This is why you should look to stay cool when driving in warm temperatures and these tips will be of considerable benefit. Ensure your car is serviced […]

  • Driving Do’s and Dont’s In the Dark

    Posted on 2017-06-11

    Driving in the dark can pose a challenge to motorists and it is important that you take steps to ensure that you drive as safely as possible in dark conditions. Here are some driving do’s and don’ts in the dark that will hopefully keep you safe from harm. Do use high beams safely High beams […]

  • Driving Test Times: Good and Bad

    Posted on 2017-06-05

    There are many factors to consider when taking your driving test, and there are different times of day when you can take your driving test. All of the tests will take place during daylight hours but that can still offer a degree of flexibility for you. If you have personal circumstances, such as childcare, work, […]

  • Planning Ahead for Your Driving Test

    Posted on 2017-06-05

    Your driving test day is likely to be a very important day and it is understandable fi you feel nervous about the event. This is why it makes sense to plan in advance and knowing what lies in store for you will help you to be as fully prepared as you can. This is why […]

  • Laws Drivers Need To Follow

    Posted on 2017-05-25

    Staying safe while driving depends on a number of factors but it is essential that motorists know the laws that have to be followed. Drink-driving and alcohol   Alcohol can have a serious effect on a motorist’s ability to drive and will increase the likelihood of being in an accident. It is essential that drivers […]

  • Safety tips for driving in the snow

    Posted on 2017-03-31

    Driving in Snow It is always difficult to drive on a road covered entirely with snow. Due to low temperature a thin film of water appears on the road which cause slippage of cars and you lose control. If necessary measures are not taken, driving can cause severe outcomes. You may drive into thick heap […]

  • Things to remember on your road test day

    Posted on 2017-03-25

    Driving Practical Test To be entitled for UK driving license it is necessary to pass both components of theory test. Once you have passed theory test you will be sent to the next level i.e. practical test. You are given a provisional license for a specific period after which you can take a full driving […]

  • How Many Questions in Driving Theory Test

    Posted on 2017-03-23

    Driving Theory Test Anyone who wants to acquire a driver’s license must go through a theory test. According to traffic laws of UK you must qualify driving test and must come under the criteria to obtain a license. Passing criteria of test varies. Test is multiple choices based with two sections. There are two sections […]

  • How Long Does It Really Take to Learn to Drive?

    Posted on 2017-01-22

    It can be really difficult to find accurate information on what it takes to learn to drive. Some people will tell you that everyone fails their driving test the first time and that it takes over a year (or longer) to become a fully licensed driver. Others will tell you that they applied for their […]

  • Have You Fallen for These 4 Myths About Driving Tests

    Posted on 2016-12-22

    It’s no secret that getting your driving license in the UK is more involved and a more difficult process than it is in a lot of other countries. However, because the process is a little bit complex and involves a few steps, some myths have sprouted up about the driving test that are tripping up […]

  • Surprising Tips for Passing Your Practical Driving Test the First Time

    Posted on 2016-12-15

    Are you getting ready to take your practical driving test? If so, you’ve probably already done a lot of the essential prep work. After all, if you’ve gotten to this point, you’ve already passed the theory test. Now it’s time to get your practise in and get comfortable enough behind the wheel to pass and […]

  • Tips for Passing the Driving Test Faster

    Posted on 2016-12-11

    Whether you’re preparing to take your driving test for the first time or you’ve been trying to pass for some time now, you know how frustrating it can be to plan, study, and practice only to be told that you’ve failed and that you have to wait several months to take the test again. Fortunately, […]

  • Things You Need to Know About Changing Your Driving Test Date

    Posted on 2016-12-07

    You’ve gotten your provisional license, and you’ve passed the theory test. You’ve taken lessons and you’ve practised driving for hours and hours. You know that you’re ready to take the practical test, but when you go to sign up you find out that you’re going to have to wait for several weeks or months before […]

  • Mistakes New Drivers Make

    Posted on 2016-11-22

    No one is born knowing how to drive. If we were, there would be no need for practical driving tests and we might not even need theory tests. Because that’s not the case, it’s necessary to do a lot of studying and practising before you take your driving test if you hope to pass the […]

  • Driving Test Tips That Really Work

    Posted on 2016-11-18

    If you’re feeling stressed about your upcoming practical driving test, you’re definitely not alone. The driving test isn’t easy or simple and a lot of people fail it on their first, second, and even third attempts. At the same time, if you’re prepared and calm when the day comes for your test, you’ll have a […]

  • Plan for the Practical Driving Test

    Posted on 2016-11-16

    You took the theory portion of the driving test, passed it and are now preparing for the practical driving test. The good news is that you are half-way through the process, but the bad news is that waiting to take the practical driving test may be a much longer process than you imagined. This is […]

  • When You Must Change a Driving Test Date

    Posted on 2016-11-11

    It can be one of the most frustrating things to occur, but nonetheless it happens. You have booked a practical driving test, waiting weeks or even months for the day to arrive, and then something interferes with your schedule and you discover you must change the driving test date. It is not unusual for those […]

  • How to Ace Through Your Driving Test

    Posted on 2016-10-23

    A large part of passing your driving test is about how you prepare and build your skills. There is a need to take lessons, heed the instructions from your driving tutor and work hard on any problems or blind spots that you have. If you have a good quality driving instructor, you’ll develop your skills […]

  • 6 Safety Tips For Driving On Halloween

    Posted on 2016-10-20

    Even if you’re not planning on participating in Halloween festivities, you should still be extra careful if you decide to take a drive. Halloween is a time when lots of kids are going to be walking around the neighborhood – and the last thing you want to do is hit anyone by accident. Even if […]

  • Tips For Driving: Do’s And Don’ts

    Posted on 2016-10-19

    Whether you are developing driving skills or you have been driving for many years, there are a number of Do’s and Don’ts that you should always adhere to. It is handy to bear these in mind because they are guidance and rules that apply to everyone. You’ll find that most of these tips are based […]

  • Learning To Drive?

    Posted on 2016-10-17

    There are many things to weigh up and consider when learning to drive but there is one vital issue that many people do not place too much importance on. Your choice of driving school and the instructor you learn with will have a huge impact on how quickly you learn and how confident you feel. […]

  • 5 Most Important Driving Routines for Learners

    Posted on 2016-10-14

    Getting into a positive routine and developing good habits are the best ways for new drivers to hone their skills and prepare themselves to pass their test in an effective and efficient manner. While we all learn in our own way, many people find that the use of acronyms can help us to remember the […]

  • 3 Worst Driving Habits in the UK

    Posted on 2016-10-13

    If you are driving in the UK today, it is inevitable that you will look at some drivers and wonder how they ever managed to pass their test. It is easy for bad habits to creep in when you have been driving for a while, and it may be that you have a few poor […]

  • Nervous About Your Important Practical Driving Test? Chase Away The Nerves

    Posted on 2016-07-27

    Several people fail to pass the driving test on their first attempt. No wonder, with the odds stacked up against them, a practical driving test date can bring back memories of school examinations. The nerves and jitters we feel now are similar to how we felt then. Are you anxiously awaiting your test date, but […]

  • How To Perfect The Bay Parking Technique

    Posted on 2016-07-25

    Are you learning how to drive or have a test date coming soon? If yes, then you must be confused about Bay parking. It is one of the toughest manoeuvres you may be asked to perform on the test day. Your nervousness is justified, but here’s the good news: The chances of you being asked […]

  • The 4 Best Cars For Drivers Still In The Learning Stage

    Posted on 2016-06-17

    The wind streaming through the window as you drive to work (or even for an errand) is an experience people don’t mind having. To be able to drive is indeed an amazing skill, one which offers the freedom of travelling to any place and at any time. Learning how to drive is an exciting experience […]

  • Learn To Parallel Park With These Step By Step Instructions

    Posted on 2016-06-15

    Yikes! The one thing that’s important when it comes to learning how to drive is parallel parking, the bane for every driver ‘learning the ropes’. Yes, it can be difficult to master, but the important thing (that’ll help) is not to get overwhelmed and take this slow. The following tips should also help; Practice, Practice, […]

  • Senior Drivers: How To Renew Your License At Age 70?

    Posted on 2016-06-13

    In case of senior citizens, there’s more to think about than just retirement. In the UK, your license will automatically expire once you reach 70 years of age. This, however, doesn’t mean that you have to stop driving. If you wish to continue (like many senior citizens prefer), all it takes is a driving license […]

  • Passing A Driving Test Is Easier Than You Think

    Posted on 2016-04-20

    Contrary to popular belief, passing your driving test is easier than you think. Often, candidates fail their driving tests not because they lack knowledge or skill, rather due to the stress of the moment. Keep in mind that the test is designed not to put you under stress, rather to check whether or not the […]

  • Tips to Master Basic Driving Maneuvers

    Posted on 2016-04-18

    Each time you move your vehicle from left to right, reverse or forward, you initiate a maneuver. Having control of your maneuvers while driving helps you drive more responsibly. Here are some tips that’ll help you maneuver your vehicle safely: Patience is a Virtue Your driving syllabus will teach you four types of set maneuvers. […]

  • First Time Driving In the UK? Here’s What You Need to Know!

    Posted on 2016-03-17

    If this is your first time driving on the streets of UK, you may need to make few adjustments. For starters, in most western countries, you drive on the left side; in UK, however, your steering wheel is positioned on the right. Similarly, you’ll need some adjustments while driving near junctions and roundabouts. Driving in […]

  • Wet Weather Driving Tips That Could Save Your Life!

    Posted on 2016-03-14

    Driving in wet weather is often tricky and deceptive. You think you could drive your way easily until an accident occurs. According to statistics, wet weather caused 21,657 accidents in 2013 alone. Though there has been a notable decrease in wet weather accidents due to safety measures by auto makers and drivers, driving your vehicle […]

  • Cutting down bad habits-advice for new drivers

    Posted on 2016-02-08

    Each year, thousands of people are involved in road accidents and young drivers are more likely to engage in risky driving behaviour. While individuals from the age group 17-24 make up just 1.5% of the total UK license holders, they still account for 12% of all serious and fatal crashes. In fact, one in five […]

  • You Did What?! Funny Reasons Why People Fail Their Tests

    Posted on 2016-02-05

    Driving tests are notoriously nerve wracking, and at times, circumstances lead to the most skilled driver to fail the first attempt. At Driving Test Finder, we have put together a collection of some of the most hilarious reasons people fail their tests. Here they are: Queuing Behind Parked Cars “I seriously thought a line of […]

  • Why Using Mobile Phones Isn’t A Good Idea While Driving

    Posted on 2016-02-03

    We have all seen commercials. A driver takes his eyes off the road for a second to send a text, but that those 5 seconds end up costing them their life. While it is not easy to watch such commercials, no driver really wants to imagine being responsible for a car accident that takes his […]

  • Ways To Keep Your Costs Low When Learning To Drive

    Posted on 2015-12-31

    According to the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA), it takes almost 45 hours of practice lessons for learners to be ready for their tests. And according to our analysis, that costs well over £1,000! Add in a few other expenses and the end cost will be even higher. If you are looking forward to […]

  • 15 Ways To Overcome Those Test Nerves

    Posted on 2015-12-29

    Just like any other test, it’s natural for us to be hesitant before a driving test. You are new to the process and you don’t really know what’s going to happen in that driving test centre. On the other hand, you might be a bit tense at the feeling and speculations that the routes around […]

  • Coming Back Stronger After Failing Your Driving Test

    Posted on 2015-12-19

    All of us are just human and being on top of our game, all the time, every time isn’t something that we can do – oh, and hands down, driving is quite challenging. As prepared as you might be, you may still fail your driving test more than once. If you failed your test the […]

  • Pass Your Driving Test – Part II

    Posted on 2015-12-07

    Now that you have gone through the first 5 tips part I to pass your driving test, you are probably ready to gain the hands on experience. However, there are still a few things you should know to pass that driving test. Here are another 5 tips of the series to help you become an […]

  • Save Money by Driving Efficiently

    Posted on 2015-02-19

    Save Money by Driving Efficiently So you’ve passed your driving test? Well done! But in many ways, now the real learning begins: Driving courteously, how to avoid road rage, when to pull out, when to give way, when to flash your lights – there’s passing your test, and then there’s driving. One of the secrets […]