Manual or Automatic: Which Is Safer?

Raise your hand if you’ve heard the phrase “cars with automatic transmissions are safer than cars with manual transmission”. Visit any online car forum and you will come across people who will passionately either defend or ridicule the aforementioned phrase. So which one is actually better? Let’s find out: Driving an Automatic Is Less Stressful Driving a manual car is a lot more stressful than driving an automatic. There are so many things you need

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Arizona Driver’s Test – Tips on Passing Your Test the First Time

According to the Arizona Department of Motor Vehicles, six out of ten people fail their driving test, mostly because they’re not well-prepared or because they let their nerves get the better of them. So why not take this time out and learn a few tricks to help you pass the test the first time around? What to Do Before the Test Practice as much as you can before the day of your driving test. Hire a

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Details of a Defensive Driving Course and Other Information

According to the Association for Safe International Road Travel, nearly 1.3 million people die in road accidents each year around the world. 37,000 of those cases come from the US. As the single greatest cause of death, road crashes have become quite common. Yet, not many people are aware of the mistakes that cause fatal accidents. This is why we encourage people to take defensive driving lessons. Information on Defensive Driving At Jacob’s Driving and

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Improving Safety – What Defensive Driving Really Teaches You

Defensive driving trains you to be a better, more cautious driver. By focusing on the aspects of safety and crash prevention, defensive driving lessons utilize various techniques to teach students the right methods of driving. This works to keep the driver as well as those around them safe. What Defensive Driving is about Whatever your reason may be for considering a defensive driving course, understand that the focus here is safety, that of you and

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Important Tips for Safe Driving on Wet Roads

Driving in wet weather conditions can be quite dangerous. Vigilant driving is required to prevent accidents from occurring. Avoid driving during heavy downpours, if it is possible, and stay indoors until the weather clears up. What should you do when driving on wet roads? Rain can worsen visibility conditions and reduce the grip of your vehicle’s tires. This increases chances of your car skidding out of control and crashing. Here are a few valuable tips

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