Driving test manoeuvres



Driving test manoeuvres.

Tips and tricks.


Just the word manoeuvres can strike fear into most people who are learning to drive.

If you're one of those people then fear not. World Driving has put together some little hints and tips to help you improve.

You will have to carry out one reverse manoeuvre during the driving test out of a possible four. You won't know which manoeuvre the examiner will choose on your driving test, so make sure that you get confident at all of them. You might also have to carry out an emergency stop too.

The main things to think of when carrying out all the manoeuvres is to drive slow and observe around a lot.








Bay parking


Learn how to bay park your car within the two white lines and observing for other road users. Have a look at our video on how to do bay parking and our easy to understand guide.


Read more in-depth about how to bay park here.

How to do bay parking on your driving test



how to do a turn in the road

Turn in the road

Turn the car around using forward and reverse gears, without hitting the kerb and whilst looking out for other road users.

Have a look at our video and full guide to make sure that you're doing this right on your driving test.

Read more in-depth about how to do a turn in the road here.







Reverse park/parallel park

Reverse parking or parallel parking can be a bit mysterious for new drivers. It often seems over complicated and just a bit awkward.

Let us help you become a pro at reverse parking with our full guide and video.

Read more in-depth about how to do parallel parking here.

how to reverse park



how to do an emergency stop

Emergency stop

Learn how to do a well controlled emergency stop. This will test

out your reactions and your ability to stop the car without skidding.

Have a look at our full guide to everything stopping and a video on how to to carry out an emergency stop.

Read more in-depth about how to do the emergency stop here.







Reverse around a corner

Love it or hate it, the reverse around a corner to the left might have to be done on your driving test. Hopefully with our easy to understand guide and how to video we will show you one way of successfully reversing around a corner.

Read more in-depth about how to do the reverse around a corner here.

how to reverse around a corner






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