Using your own car for your driving test

Driving test car requirements

You can take your driving test in your own car rather than your driving instructor’s. It must meet some basic rules and standards, as well as some things fitted.

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Let other drivers and riders understand what our visual limitations are when we are driving or riding.

Beware of flashers!

Car head light problems

Please stay courteous and allow people to do things on the road but beware of flashing and being flashed!

Make sure you understand peoples intentions and that it is safe to proceed. Don't just blindly react and go!

Unconsciously Competent

The thinking rider

As we start to learn a new physical and technical skill such as driving or riding a motorcycle we go through several stages of understanding and ability to perform the new skill. We adapt.

Keep Calm and Carry On!

Driving Test!!!
The fight or flight instinct is still with us today -also known as blind panic!

DVSA Enhanced Rider Scheme

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) enhanced rider scheme lets motorcyclist have their riding skills checked by a DVSA approved trainer to help them