Driving in cities: Theory test questions you might be asked

When you’re a new driver, it’s understandable that you’ll be a little nervous. That said, even the most experienced motorists can find travelling in the UK’s cities a daunting experience. There& ...

How to Book Your Driving Theory Test: All You Need to Know in a Four Step Guide

If you’re feeling prepared for your theory test, it might be time to book in the examination. This can be done in a matter of minutes on the Government’s website -- and here, we provide a step-by-step guide ...

Bad Weather - How Extreme Conditions on Roads Affect Driving

Bouts of bad weather can cause treacherous conditions on the UK’s roads, and some regions are more susceptible to the chaos that wet and wintry weather can cause. Thankfully, theory tests are designed to help al ...

Number Crunching - How Safe Are Young Drivers?

They may be fresh from completing their theory and practical test, but young drivers are still statistically likelier to get into an accident than older motorists. According to the Brake charity, just 1.5% of dri ...

4 Principal Features of Smart Motorways Every New Driver Should Know

Smart motorways have become increasingly popular over recent years -- and if you’re currently learning to drive, the odds are you’re going to encounter one once you’ve passed your test. Traffic level ...

Hazard Perception Tests - 10 Examples of Most Common Dangers to Look For

The hazards you can face on the UK’s roads vastly depend on the areas you’re driving through at the time. Motorists on rural lanes will have different dangers to contend with than a driver at a bustling cit ...

The UK's Pothole Problem - How to Protect Your Car from Damage

Potholes are a recurring problem on Britain’s roads, with a surprising number of the country’s motorists affected. According to research from the AA, one in three drivers have had their cars damaged by a po ...

Route Planning - Gearing Up For Your First Long-Distance Journey in 5 Easy Steps

So: you want to make the most of your newfound freedom by taking a four-hour drive to see friends halfway across the country. Although your shiny pink licence gives you every right to embark on this epic journey, ther ...

Are Parents Good Driving Instructors? 7 Ways Driving Practices Have Changed over the Years

Driving tests have been around for more than 80 years -- and the way examinations are conducted today is radically different from the 1930s. Indeed, even your parents and grandparents will have had to jump through di ...

Buying a New Car - What Are Your 3 Most Common Options for Finance?

Investing in a shiny new motor can be an expensive undertaking. If you’re short on cash, you may want to look into ways of spreading the cost in monthly instalments. Although this can make higher-end models ap ...