Driving Techniques

Before you get in the car and hit the road take some time to consider driving techniques for safe, confident and comfortable steering. Basic Driving Concepts chapter includes information about such driving techniques as staying in a driving lane, using the reference points when parking and backing up, and things you need to do before starting to drive.

Get familiar with the use of lanes. There are some techniques that will help you recognize, which lane is appropriate for your car and your type of driving. Always maintain a safe speed and beware of blind spots and restricted areas. Following the speed limits is an important part of driving. The right speed can prevent numerous mistakes. Be courteous on the road, and if you're going slower than the flow, let other drivers pass. Move into a far right lane or use the turn out to let the car behind you move onward.

Read the following chapter to know basic but crucial concepts of parking your car, making turns and changing the lanes.

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