Rossi Alexander, Author at LTrent

Top Tips for Parallel Parking

Top Tips for Parallel Parking | LTrent Driving School

Parallel parking is a nightmare at the best of times, but throw in heavy traffic and many already parked cars, it turns into a nightmare pretty quickly. You can’t rely on two empty spaces to easily park your vehicle, but you still need to be quick about it. There are a few parallel parking tips to keep in mind to park perfectly in a pesky opening on the side of the road.


What Are the Rules for Indicating in Roundabouts

What Are the Rules for Indicating in Roundabouts | LTrent Driving School

Road rules are essential when you’re first learning to drive. It’s also important to know that the rules vary depending on the situation. It’s wise to learn about driving laws from a credible source before getting behind the wheel.

In this article, we’ll be covering the rules for indicating roundabouts in Victoria and NSW. Breaking these laws will result in you accumulating demerit points on your license. Accumulate enough of these points, and you may get a suspension.


How is Your Driving Test Scored

How is Your Driving Test Scored | LTrent Driving School

For many, it’s a rite of passage to adulthood to learn to drive, and young people look forward to passing their provincial licence to gain newfound levels of independence. Failure can be daunting, and it’s good to know beforehand what can cause you to fail.

The official driving test is like a driving lesson and will mainly cover the same things. You should find passing easy, once you’ve got enough experience and sufficient driving skills.


Are You Allowed to U-turn if There Isn’t A Sign

A U-turn is a dangerous manoeuvre that must be performed with awareness and precision. Careless or abrupt manoeuvres can result in deadly crashes. Not by chance, U-turns are dealt with carefully by local road traffic legislation. Situations where they’re allowed, are prescribed in a detailed manner.

Perform a U-turn only when there’s a road sign allowing it, although there are exceptions. In any case, you should always have an unobstructed view of approaching traffic before doing this manoeuvre. Always observe the road rules. In this article, we’ll discuss when it’s allowed and not allowed to perform a U-turn.


How to Do 3 Point Turn

How to Do 3 Point Turn | LTrent Driving School Blog Whether you are preparing for your driving test or just want to brush up on your knowledge, knowing how to perform a three point turn is an essential skill. It’s also one of the most common manoeuvres you will be asked to perform during your practical driving test together with parallel parking.

Here are the steps you need to take to do a three point turn safely.


How Helpful Are Driving Lessons

How Helpful Are Driving Lessons Blog | LTrent Driving School BlogIt doesn’t matter if you are a learner driver or if you already have some driving experience – you can benefit from additional driving lessons. Whether you are a teenager hoping to pass the driving test, an experienced driver who is looking into improving your driving skills or a resident who needs to transfer their overseas licence, adding more hours of driving under your belt can be beneficial in many ways.

Here’s how driving lessons can help.


9 Manual Driving Test Tips to Ace Your Test

9 Manual Driving Test Tips to Ace Your Test Blog | Ltrent Driving School

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Whether you are a learner driver getting ready for your test or an experienced driver who wants to progress on a full (unrestricted) driver’s licence, learning how to drive in a manual car can be difficult. Below, you will find nine tips that will help you pass your test and feel more confident driving a manual car.


Should I Avoid Doing My Driving Test During School Hours

Should I Avoid Doing My Driving Test During School Hours Blog | LTrent Driving School Learning to drive and passing your driving test is an important milestone for most people. Understandably, you may feel anxious and nervous anticipating your driving test and you may want to ensure you do everything you can to increase your chances of passing the test. One question we get asked frequently is if it’s a good idea to avoid taking the driving test during school hours.

Here’s what you should know.


Advantages Of Using A Driving School

Advantages Of Using A Driving School | Ltrent Driving Lessons

Driving is an important skill that a lot of people want to learn. However, it’s important not to get too caught up in the image of you driving a car on the open road, and stop to think about who will teach you.

Your first moments behind a wheel are vital because they can set the foundation of future driving habits, both good and bad. Here are 5 advantages of using a driving school to learn how to drive.


Can I Learn To Drive In Australia If I Am Not Australian

Can I Learn To Drive In Australia If I Am Not Australian | LTrent Driving School Blog

Getting a drivers licence is a rite of passage for many people, but if you are not an Australian citizen, the process can seem a bit more complicated.

It is actually possible to learn to drive in Australia and get your licence even if you’re not Australian. However, you need to consider all the logistics to determine what is the best option for you and your situation.