Shopping Cart
Your Cart is Empty
Quantity:
Subtotal
Taxes
Shipping
Total
There was an error with PayPalClick here to try again
CelebrateThank you for your business!You should be receiving an order confirmation from Paypal shortly.Exit Shopping Cart


A Karr Motoring School

                     [email protected]

Tel: 01353 668893 Mobile: 07719543129

Blog

Summer Driving

Posted on May 22, 2013 at 8:34 PM
As summer approaches there aren't necessary the same hazards there are in winter, but there are hazards just the same.
 
There's no point saying to a Police officer you hit the cyclists off their bike because you couldn't see them because of the sun! I assure the Police officer will not be impress. So therefore a setting sun in your eyes while driving is a huge problem and not many drivers think to slow down because they can't see what's ahead because of the sun.
 
Another big hazard is after a long period of dry weather and it rains, can it can cause you skid as though you are on ice. This isn't necessary caused by aquaplaning, where there is a lot of water on the road and effectively your car  has lost contact with the road. This is why you have tread on your tyres. The excess water goes into the tread and is then pushed out as the wheel turns. The faster you go the less likely the tyres will be able to get rid of the water and your car will have a cushion of water between the road and the tyre. So car will be floating causing you to be unable to steer or brake. This might be only for a second and what drivers tend to do is turn the steering wheel rapidly from side to side and then get contact with the road with steering on, causing the car to go very quickly in the wrong direction.   
 
What you should with any surface water is slow down. If you feel that the steering wheel has gone light, immediately come off the gas and try to steer the car into the direction you need to go.
 
The problem of having a long period of dry weather and it rains is that the dust from the tyres hasn't washed away and has been building up. So therefore when it rains the tyre dust causes the road to become oily making slippery to drive on. Therefore you need to slow down while its wet to try stop you from skidding.

Categories: Weather

Post a Comment

Oops!

Oops, you forgot something.

Oops!

The words you entered did not match the given text. Please try again.

34 Comments

Reply chanel terriss
4:20 PM on June 10, 2013 
Hi! I just want to say a big thankyou to you for being an excellent driving instructor and without you i wouldnt of been able to pass my test today 1st time. you are a lovely lady who is very patient and you really made me feel comfortable driving. i will strongly recomend you to other people looking for an instructor to learn to drive. Thanx gina! x chanel
Reply Gina Aouani
2:17 AM on June 11, 2013 
chanel terriss says...
Hi! I just want to say a big thankyou to you for being an excellent driving instructor and without you i wouldnt of been able to pass my test today 1st time. you are a lovely lady who is very patient and you really made me feel comfortable driving. i will strongly recomend you to other people looking for an instructor to learn to drive. Thanx gina! x chanel

Thank you Chanel for your comments. I really enjoyed teaching you to drive it was a real pleasure. I'm so pleased you pass your test yesterday. I wish all the best, take care and I hope you remember what I've taught you, this will help to keep you safe on our roads.
Reply
5:14 AM on May 12, 2020 
Excellent post about cars. I found this much informative, as to what I was exactly searching for. Thanks for such post and please keep it up.
social media services
Reply Adam
9:45 AM on May 14, 2020 
This blog has very good content. Thank you for the great article I did enjoyed reading it, I will be sure to bookmark your blog. It is really very nice and you did a great job.
caster wheels
Reply Lexi
8:17 AM on May 16, 2020 
I am absolutely taking pleasure in your publish and anticipate new posts. You shared such a informative things. Your blog is very informative and i appreciate your effort. Thanks for sharing this.
Join phlebotomy course in USA
Reply Molly
10:36 AM on May 18, 2020 
Its provide us with plenty of interest and pleasure. Its chance are actually fantastic and style so fast. Its a genuine bit of content. It generates for me lots of pleasure and interest. Awesome job and keep on sharing.
Purchase rubber matting on Expressrubbermatting.co.uk
Reply Alveen
11:28 AM on May 18, 2020 
It's not first time that I visited your blog, I just came here again for a query and found good blogs on a specific topic. I will recommend it
Heavy Duty Tarpaulin Sheets
Reply Jamie Frox
6:07 AM on May 19, 2020 
Stunning, exceptionally nice. astonishing post. thanks for sharing. I trust you will share again same this sort.
gym flooring sale online in UK
Reply Allen Watts
6:15 AM on May 19, 2020 
This post was very well written, and it also contains a lot of useful facts. I enjoyed your distinguished way of writing the post. Thanks, you have made it easy for me to understand
UK high quality Edge Trim
Reply Phillip Trent
6:24 AM on May 19, 2020 
I must appreciate your effort for putting up this blog, it has solved much of my queries. its quite relevant. Thanks and keep sharing.
supply garage shelving online in uk
Reply Brennon Axel
6:34 AM on May 19, 2020 
This is likewise a generally excellent post which I truly delighted in reading. It isn't each day that I have the likelihood to see something like this
New Rubber Sheet available here
Reply Dr. Morphis
6:44 AM on May 19, 2020 
Every one of the posts of this blog is generally excellent and successful. I am truly eager to discover this post. Thanks and carry on it.
best eye surgeons in the world
Reply Charles Owen
6:51 AM on May 19, 2020 
Your style of writing is just superb, it has helped me found some good content. I must visit your blog again.
Interntaional Female Driving School in Birmingham
Reply JIM
9:44 AM on May 19, 2020 
This is exactly what I was looking for. Thanks for sharing this great article! That is very interesting Smile I love reading and I am always searching for information like this!
garage racking for sale
Reply KIM
10:05 AM on May 19, 2020 
Great inspiring article. I really enjoy reading your post because its very unique information for me. Thanks a lot for sharing this wonderful post
Garage shelving to keep tool boxes
Reply MASSY
10:24 AM on May 19, 2020 
It’s really a great and helpful piece of information. I am glad that you simply shared this helpful information with us. I will be back soon. Thanks for sharing
Buy Soundproof flooring at affordable rate
Reply SANDY
10:45 AM on May 19, 2020 
I really enjoyed reading this amazing and nice post here. I am going to bookmark your blog for upcoming posts. Thank you very much for sharing this with us. Carry on it
rubber sheet price in uk
Reply Devin
11:23 AM on May 19, 2020 
Well done. This really helps me to find the answers to my question. Hoping, that you will continue posting articles having lots of useful information. Thanks a lot for providing us that great blog with great information.
website
Reply Mike
11:24 AM on May 19, 2020 
Very impressive blog. I have never seen such kind of information before on any blog. Thanks for sharing this blog with us. Keep it up. Thank You for sharing this post
gym flooring for home
Reply Billi
12:38 PM on May 19, 2020 
I am a big big fan of your work. Glad i came across with your blog and became an active follower of your blog.Well done
epdm rubber roof drains
0