What’s changed since the 1980s when it comes to getting behind the wheel as a new driver?
Whether you passed your test 30 years ago, or you’ve only just started driving lessons, you don’t forget that feeling of excitement or nervousness about being in control of that big lump of metal! We’ve pulled together some tips for young drivers and their parents to make the most out of private practice.
One thing that hasn’t changed over the years, is the need to have insurance cover in place when you’re behind the wheel – however, today, there are lots more options to help young drivers get on the road.
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