4x4 driving tips

4×4 Driving Tips

Using vehicles off road requires skill and experience – here are some quick 4×4 driving tips on how to drive your 4×4 off road: When off-road, engage low ratio. Use diff lock if appropriate Starting procedure: Brake, Clutch, Key (BCK) When driving off, hold vehicle on foot brake until clutch engages, release footbrake, take foot…

4×4 Etiquette

Using vehicles on green lanes is an emotive subject, and the land access & Recreation Association (LARA) has published the following 4×4 etiquette code so that off-road drivers can co-exist happily with other sections of the community. Use only vehicular rights of way, not all green roads have vehicular rights Keep to the defined track. …

Driving in the Snow & Rain

Are you comfortable driving in the snow and rain? There have been some harsh winters in recent years that have made driving conditions on roads extremely challenging.  If you lost control of your car would you know what to do? Every skid is different, they vary in many ways but the one thing they all…

How to Control a Rear Wheel Skid

It is easy to read about the theory of skids but a real and practical understanding of them can only be gained by booking a course. This article explains more about how to control a rear wheel skid. Most of us have experienced situations when you don’t feel in control of your car, but worryingly…

How to control a Front Wheel skid

How to Control a Front Wheel Skid

It is easy to read about the theory of skids but a real and practical understanding of them can only be gained by booking a course. Most drivers would say that they are more skilful and certainly safer than the average driver, but 95% of accidents are the result of driver error which stresses the…

Team Building Activities in Wiltshire

Drive-Tech Ltd Distinctly Different! Corporate Events, Team Building Activities in Wiltshire, Staff Days Out, Driver Training & Parties Drive-Tech has been providing Skills, Thrills and Excitement for 30 years! Whatever the reason, why not escape the office and bring your team together for an unforgettable experience.  Whether you are looking to reward or motivate a…

How do I Start Karting

How do I start karting?

How do I start karting? Here’s How… Karting is an awesome yet affordable form of motorsport.  Kids can start at the age of 6 and there are classes to suit all ages and abilities.  Kart Racing is a family friendly sport so if you’re being asked ‘How do I Start Karting?’, please read on… Don’t…