Manual Driving Lessons

Why take manual driving lessons? It’s just more fun! Manual cars give you the control. You have to read the road ahead of you and think what action you need to take, when to manually change up or down the gears in relation to your speed and road conditions, unlike an...

The North Shore Connection

I was thinking the other day, how much of a connection The Driving School has with the North Shore in Auckland, Even though I no longer live there. Mellisa Clark has now taken on the North Shore as her territory with The Driving School so we can offer some well priced...

Driving Defensively

Driving Defensively gives you a better chance of staying alive when other vehicle users do not drive well. I thought I would blog about some ways that we can drive to reduce risks of being injured or paying to have your car under go major repairs. I would firstly say...

Adult Female Drivers and Confidence

There are a few female drivers around for one reason or another that have not gone on to their next level of licence or have stopped driving. Not to worry. Did you know there are just as many male drivers who also put off doing the next stages of their licence for the...

Driving Attitudes

Last November a post appeared on one of the community Facebook groups I belong to. It was a warning that there was a police car on a  local road and telling all to watch their speed in that area. I made a comment that warning people was wrong and if they were speeding...

Good Advice Take it or Leave it

I often get asked to do an assessment on people to see it they are ready to sit their Restricted Driving test. To do this fully I need to see the student in one of the test areas e.g. Westgate. The focus of the test is turning right across traffic and changing lanes....