Beginner Driver's Guide

CDL Classifications: A, B, and C Licenses Covered

What is a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)?How to get a CDL CDL Class A CDL Class B CDL Class C.article-section ol li { font-size: 15px; line-height: 160%; }A Commercial Driver’s License is required to drive commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) such as tractor trailers, semi-trucks, dump trucks, and passenger buses. If you long for a career on the road rather than in an office, you’ll most likely need a CDL. There are three classe ...

Motorcycle Safety Courses: 4 Essential Things to Know Before You Go

If you’ve heard the call of the open road and decided to begin riding a motorcycle, moped, or scooter, you may want to first enroll in a safety course. A motorcycle safety course is designed for new drivers, or as a refresher course for those that may not have ridden in a while. It will consist of classroom instruction and practical riding time to prepare you for your motorcycle license or license endorsement. Depending on your age and the state wh ...

Why We're Launching the First $50,000 Incentive Program for 100 Tesla Model 3 Owners with Children Who Are Learning to Drive

Our younger generation deserves a better, greener future. Electric vehicles are here to stay, and they will likely dominate the market in the next five to ten years. Driving-Tests.org is doing its part in accelerating the advent of sustainable transport by launching a new program for Tesla Model 3 owners with children who are learning to drive. The first one hundred owners who apply here will receive up to $500 to cover the costs of in-car driver& ...

How You Set Yourself Up for DMV Test Success: 7 Things NOT To Do The Night Before

So, you have invested time and effort into learning, studying and committing to memory the road signs, rules and laws in preparation for your permit and driving test. Now, the best thing you can do is set yourself up for success by preparing the night before and ensuring that you are ready to make the most of test day. Being ill-prepared or making choices about the night before that could negatively impact you on test day could mean failing the te ...

Road Test 2018: the Complete Guide to Passing Your Driving Test

What’s on This PageWhat is a road test? Age you can take it What you’ll be tested on Appointment information Road test locations Road test examiner Passing score Retaking your road test Making sure you pass Instruction permit and road test Things to bring How much does road test cost? Driving Privileges.onthis {font-size:15px !important;float: left !important;}What is a DMV road test? And do I need to take it? The road test (al ...

First Experience Behind the Wheel: 6 Vital Things to Remember When Driving for the First Time

The first time you take control of a vehicle can be an exciting as well as frightening experience. Although most people have already studied the rules of the road and proper driving techniques before they actually drive a car, there are still a few things to consider when you have your first experience behind the wheel. 6 Things You Should Know When Driving for the First Time1 Adjust the vehicle so that you are comfortable. Before you start th ...

This Is How You ⚡ Jump Start a Car in 3 Trusted Steps Easily

Knowing how to jump start a vehicle is an essential skill for every driver. Even if you are lucky enough to never be surprised by a dead battery, it will be nice to know that you can assist another driver in need if the opportunity arises. Every driver should keep a set of dependable jumper cables in their vehicle at all times. A set of jumper cables can be purchased at an auto parts store or at a big box store for less than thirty dollars and wil ...

This Is How You Avoid Taking Attention from the Road: 4 Sharp Tips to Stop 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 readiness to keep the vehicle in co ...

Only 1 in 3 Young People Can Read a Road Map 🛣️. Can You?

Sure, almost all of us now have GPS systems, smartphone apps, or in-car intelligence that can provide us with directions to even the most obscure destinations. But just in case, it is nice to know how to read a map. You know, the type that is printed on paper. That is impossible to re-fold and takes up valuable space in your glove-box. The kind that the gas station attendant draws on while he gives you directions.Make sure you know how to rea ...