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Sooo your kid is turning 16...

4 years 38 weeks ago by Steve M
As your son or daughter nears his monumental sixteenth birthday he has visions of freedom and a set of wheels. You've already started hiding your car keys, triple-checking you've locked your car doors, and doubled up on your heartburn medication. Up to this point, you were able to keep an eye on him, confident you knew his every move, since he could only make it so far on his skateboard. Now the kid will be jet-setting all over town with nothing but an empty gas tank to stand in his way while you sit at home with a bottle of scotch in one hand and one of those squishy stress reliever balls in the other. (more...)
Posted under: Teen Drivers

Is Your Vehicle Ready For The DMV Road Test?

4 years 38 weeks ago by Steve M
So you've passed your written test, and now think you're ready to get behind the wheel for the last piece of the driving puzzle. Before you pull up to the curb in your refurbished, repaired, and recycled heap of metal you call your vehicle there are a couple things you need to know before using it for your DMV driving test. (more...)
Posted under: Test Requirements

Deadly Distractions on the Road

4 years 38 weeks ago by Steve M
Watching YouTube videos of cats swimming in a pool, backyard wrestling, or babies dancing can do wonders for passing the time. Doing it while driving can cause a multi-car pile-up, then a reunion at the pearly gates with your late Aunt Mildred. (more...)
Posted under: Driving Safety

Tips for a Happy Car: Do-it-Yourself Maintenance

2 years 1 week ago by Steve M
So youve passed your driving test and are the proud owner of a spankin new drivers license. Your Dad reluctantly has handed over the keys to his precious ride with hopes that you will keep it in the pristine condition he had. You both know that probably wont happen. (more...)
Posted under: Maintenance

10 Tips to Pass Your DMV Written Test

4 years 39 weeks ago by Steve M
Pass your DMV Test with out fear.
According to a study done by an insurance company in 2010, it was estimated that 1 in 5 drivers currently on the road could not pass a written driving test. With numbers like this for drivers who have already passed their written tests, yet aren't competent enough to pass it again, passing for the first time may feel a bit ominous. It should. 70 percent of first-time test takers go home with a failing grade. (more...)
Posted under: Drivers Education

Drivers Ed, or No Drivers Ed?

4 years 38 weeks ago by Allison M. Reilly
For many teenagers, Drivers Education is the gateway to getting a drivers permit. It also allows them to learn the rules of the road from professional teachers, and from instructors who can teach to the drivers test. But, how necessary is Drivers Ed for a teenager to earn his or her license? It costs money for driving instruction. So, is it worth it? (more...)
Posted under: Drivers Education

Winter Driving Safety Tips

4 years 38 weeks ago by bob
Whether contemplating a new car or getting your current car ready for the road, these tips will help you drive safely this winter.Front, Rear, All, and Four Wheel Drive: Which one is best for winter travelGetting the Best Performance from Your Vehicle (more...)
Posted under: Driving Safety

What to Do In Case of an Accident

4 years 38 weeks ago by Free DMV Practi...
It's called an accident for a reason. We don't plan on getting hit by another vehicle or on running into that tree or pole. But, they do happen, even to the best of drivers. Which is why it's important to know what to do in case of an accident. There's no use panicking, so read and memorize these steps if you ever, God forbid, get into an accident. These steps are adapted from the recommendations of the National Safety Council: (more...)
Posted under: Driving Safety

Are you Ready to go to the DMV and take the Written Driving Test?

4 years 38 weeks ago by Free DMV Practi...
Online DMV Test Prep
Everyone dreams of getting their drivers license at some point in their life. It has a number of uses besides simply driving, with most people using it to provide their birthday or identity as well. Even though millions of Americans have driver's licenses, it is important to know what is necessary to ensure that you get one as well. While you can take the test more than once, there is no reason to do so if you are properly prepared. Some people think that they are ready to take the test and pass, but are you really ready to head to the DMV and take that written test? (more...)
Posted under: DMV

6 Gas Savings Driving Tips

4 years 39 weeks ago by Free DMV Practi...
We are living in a time where gas prices in America have reached astronomical levels, fueling demand for more energy-efficient models of cars, and causing everyone to be wary of their traveling habits. Read this carefully for tips you may never have heard of in order to squeeze a few extra miles per gallon out of your vehicle, and to save some more of that hard-earned money you made. (more...)
Posted under: Driving Tips