Beginner Driver's Guide

Learn How to Do a Basic Three Point Turn in 6 Simple Steps

Successfully completing a three point turn is a common requirement for most driver’s license examinations. Similar to parallel parking, the three point turn is often an area of concern for individuals who are preparing to obtain their license. While most drivers only occasionally use this strategy when it is absolutely necessary, the ability to complete a three point turn is a useful skill for every driver to have. When you practice doing a three ...

Fewer Deaths on the Road and 9 Other Proven Reasons to Stop Texting and Driving

We’ve all seen the commercials. A driver takes his or her eyes off the road to read a text message, three seconds, maybe four… and suddenly the driver’s life is changed by a horrific accident.These advertisements are hard to watch. No driver wants to think about being responsible for a traffic accident that takes his or her own life or the lives of other motorists or pedestrians. Nevertheless, most drivers still use their cell phones while oper ...

How to Pass Your Driving Test the First Time: 5 Trusted Tips

Getting your driver’s license is an exciting venture and life changing experience, but it is also a big responsibility. Taking the driving test can be a little nerve wracking, but there are ways you can prepare that will help ensure that you pass that test, with flying colors, on the very first try. So before you head out to take that important driving test, learn a little about some tips and methods you can apply to your situation to help guaran ...

10 Ridiculously Easy Steps for Safe Parallel Parking

Click here to startstep 2step 3finishCongratulations!You are now a parallel park master. Share     Tweet    PinMany drivers go to great lengths to avoid having to parallel park. While parallel parking is a little tricky and takes some practice to master, there is no reason to be nervous about this driving skill. Depending on where you liv ...

Is Your Kid's Car Seat Installed Properly? 3 Types of Child Safety Seats and How to Install Them

A child is precious cargo indeed when you are the driver of the car he or she is riding in. Whether the child is yours or someone else’s, a newborn or a rambunctious tot, there are certain safety precautions that need to be put into place when driving with a child in your vehicle. One of the most effective means of reducing the risk of injury to children in auto accidents is the use of child safety seats. All states require children under a certai ...

15 Dreadful Mistakes That Prevent You From Passing Your DMV Test Today

The practical on-the-road DMV test is the last step before getting your driving license, and it is important to prepare for it as you would for any other exam. Some mistakes are allowed during your DMV test. You will have a few points subtracted from your score if you make them. However, some common driving mistakes beginners make lead to an automatic fail no matter what your test score would otherwise have been. Here are 15 of the most common mi ...

New Drivers – How To Prepare for Road Trips

The freedom of the open road is something every driver looks forward to experiencing. Now that you have your newly obtained drivers license you, too, can get your kicks on route 66, or wherever it is you want your travels to take you. But, as a not yet seasoned road warrior, yet, you should approach your first road trip as adventure, but also a responsibility.Be safe, have fun and you will be bound to make many more road trips to follow. The k ...

5 Car Camping Tips That Will Help You Avoid A Disastrous Road Trip

Are you ready to take an awesome road trip now that you have obtained your license and your very own vehicle? If you’re low on cash or just ready to experience life on the road, consider car camping, the ultimate adventure for anyone who loves to drive. No matter where you plan to go, there’s more than likely a convenient and cost effective campground. Why pay for a hotel room when you can use your own vehicle to create a comfortable and safe plac ...

How to Avoid Distracted Driving

The thing most people say after having an accident is that they only took their eyes away from the road for a second. That’s the thing -- too many people have years of safe driving and become a little too comfortable and take too many liberties with safe driving habits. The simple act of regularly checking your mirrors often gets neglected over time, as does making sure you have both hands on the wheel and ready to keep the vehicle in cont ...